Following the interests of your children makes learning meaningful! This idea was inspired by one of my students who loves construction trucks. When one of my students came up to [...]
To give us a place to store all the tools and to give my grandson a different way of playing with them while indoors, I was inspired to create a DIY fix-it box!
This must be at the top of the my list of favorite days/activities we did in the preschool classroom last year. Stop by and see how we built our own neighborhood!
Continuing with our morning of fixing things by fixing plates, knives, forks, spoons, and a few pictures too!
Building on the book "Fix-It" by David McPhail, the children explore different tools that they can use to fix things in our preschool classroom.
My students loved engineering with gum drops but I missed a key opportunity in the process of leading my students to explore lots of drops! Come and learn with me how kids really do have the best ideas, we just need to learn to listen to them.
Exploring pumpkins through all kinds of play in our outdoor classroom!
We made some super sweet valentine critter collages in preschool...
Table top sand play kept our preschoolers busy with their imaginations all week long!
We pulled out the play dough and accessories but our construction workers had a better idea...