If you want to capture a young child's attention, then focus on the things that matter the most to the child and one of those things is the child's family. [...]
At the top of your list of priorities needs to be building a sense of community in your classroom. Come and see these tips on how to build community!
This was our second year of implementing the "Star of the Week" in my classroom and all I can say is that I love, love, love the results of this process.
Come and see this simple idea for young children to be kind and share kindness with a heartprint!
Promoting kindness in the preschool classroom...
Stacking boxes and learning about kindness as we read Claude the Dog in preschool today.
Enjoying a little dramatic play in the outdoor homemade cafe!
Making homemade game mats can lead to surprising learning opportunities!
In this classroom the children are literally writing on the walls! The bottom half of the wall is painted in chalk board paint around two whole walls of the classroom. [...]
This may just look like an empty blue ice tray but if you stop and think about how it can be used to promote fine motor skills or sorting skills, [...]