I wrote this article for Teaching Tiny Tots a few months ago on teaching simple songs to preschoolers. In this article, I talk about using the S-I-M-P-L-E method when introducing [...]
Young children are more than capable! See how these children learn to serve their own snack in preschool!
I have been preparing for the Indiana Association for the Education of Young Children (IAEYC) conference that will be held this weekend in downtown Indianapolis. I will be presenting on: [...]
Effective strategies on how to get focused attention in your preschool classroom! There are lots of techniques teachers use to capture the attention of preschoolers. Walk Over When needing to [...]
April 11 - 17th is the Week of the Young Child. This week is a chance to honor young children and to thank teachers who dedicate their time to the [...]
An interview with Tom Hobson by Deborah J. Stewart Tell me about your preschool program and the ages you teach. We are a cooperative preschool with a play-based curriculum. I [...]
A couple of days after presenting the 'Simple Songs for Preschoolers' workshop, I took the opportunity to visit one of the schools. The teachers didn't know I was coming, I [...]
I spend a great deal of time researching activities and ideas for the classroom and often come across the cutest ideas but then I try to visualize how much of [...]
It is a must that every early childhood educator spends time learning a wide variety of fingerplays. Come and learn more about fingerplays.