To answer the question, "Should young children raise their hands?" the best place to start is by taking a look at what happens when they do raise their hands. Raising [...]
It is through play that our students practice and master new skills; put into action their own ideas; figure out how to solve problems; work in cooperation and collaboration with [...]
Building a foundation of trust in a caring and supportive environment is essential in preschool It is a well known fact that the more a person gets deeply invested in [...]
Have you ever heard someone say, "All they ever want to do is play in the block center!" Well I have some news about the block center that just might surprise you. [...]
Thoughtful and meaningful ways to acknowledge the efforts of your students When one of my preschool students shares with me something they have made or done, my automatic response is almost [...]
"Play gives children the chance to practice what they are learning." This quote by Fred Rogers is one that I have always enjoyed and strive to keep in mind as I plan for each day in my classroom.
Spending time outdoors all year long promotes healthy development in children! I sure hope this message finds you safe and warm because I know many of you are in the [...]
Come and see all the amazing ways you can promote the hopes and dreams of young children and celebrate their achievements!
Inviting new learning through simple materials and time to explore...
Today was a wonderful exploration of birds and nests but this post also shares a few observations on creating a successful preschool experience.