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 [...]
A great way for children to make sense of their world in the classroom! What is small world play? Small world play is an activity where you create a miniature [...]
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 [...]
Throughout our two week focus on Christmas, my students gave me a ton of empty gift boxes. But wait a minute, these gift boxes were not empty! Well maybe [...]
Small World Play by Meri Cherry A wonderful way to celebrate any season or holiday is to invite your students to create their own small world play! Today, my special [...]
I wasn't sure if my students would really be all that excited about the idea but to my delight, they absolutely loved it! I put together a small world tree [...]
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!
A fun summer of water play all set up in our out door water play kitchen!
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!