Pretend play inspires imagination... that's where the learning really begins. Our preschoolers are developing their interest and abilities in pretend play more and more throughout our classroom. From making [...]
What is small world play? Small world play is an activity where you create a miniature real life scene using real objects. In the past we have used different types [...]
Turning this small space into a Mailbox Corner Do you have small spaces? We certainly do so we have to get super creative in how to make the most of [...]
Our new housekeeping center Every year before the children come back to preschool after winter break, we try to freshen up our classroom with a few updates or changes in [...]
After a long winter’s nap, the children woke up their bears, groomed them, and then made a visit to the bear health center. After all, a healthy bear is a happy bear!
After a long winter's nap, it was time to wake up our bears. The children were super excited to wake up their bears but if you're going to wake up your bear, you better be prepared for a big day ahead!
We had an amazing week exploring the Apple Market dramatic play center in preschool!
Extending our pirate story with a few props for dramatic play and story telling...
Stop by and check out the super fun sticky board play house we made and enjoyed in our preschool classroom!
Before the real snow started to fall, our class discovered that a surprisingly fun substitute for snow turned out to be three bags full of large, fluffy cotton balls. Cotton balls certainly don't have all the qualities of real snow but they are white, fluffy, and do a nice job promoting conversation and pretend play when used to create a cotton ball blizzard in a box...