Preschoolers are always learning. They learn from the time they get up in the morning until they sleep at night. The primary way preschoolers explore and investigate the world is through play! Parents and teachers can help preschoolers explore by offering different types of materials for them to explore. Simple activities that teachers may do […]
August may be the kick-off of your school year. Consider curriculum themes and concepts that are familiar to preschoolers and will develop beginning skills. These August preschool themes can help you begin the year on the right foot and have some fun learning times, too. August Preschool Themes ALL ABOUT ME Themes Lead the children […]
Are you looking for fine motor activities for your fall theme? Teaching your preschoolers to use scissors can help them develop fine motor skills and pre-writing skills. This fall themed fine motor tray will help you easily differentiate your instruction by introducing scissors to your kids in a way that meets them at their individual […]
You students are entering your classroom at various levels of play – some will prefer to observe their friends at play, some will play side-by-side but separately, and some will dive right in and start interacting with each other immediately. As a teacher and a facilitator of play, you have some great opportunities to begin […]
A fun name recognition activity to accompany the classic book, Chicka Chicka Boom Boom. Your preschool kids will love making their own name tree!
Playing is learning for preschoolers. Play is how they explore the world and learn how to live in it. Maybe you are ready to jump into play-based teaching and learning – or you already are – but you want to know what you need to have to get started. I will admit freely, for play-based […]
Components of classroom setup that are key to play-based learning; learning environment for preschool, pre-k, and kindergarten; setting up pre-k classroom.
A hands-on alphabet garden to practice letter recognition! Use a shoe box and craft sticks to make this super fun activity for your preschool kids!
In a preschool classroom, playing is learning; the importance of play in the preschool, pre-k, and kindergarten classroom; play-based learning.
Pets theme fine motor activitiy tray to practice scissor skills. These pet themed printables are perfect for practicing fine motor skills!