making faces with painted rocks, image via Leesa's House Family Day Care https://www.facebook.com/leesashouse/photos/pb.570587026374698.-2207520000.1431827678./630994660333934/?type=3&theater
Reggio Emilia – Educational Approach for Preschools and Primary Education #Reggio Emilia #Educational Approach for Preschools
fine motor control.. placing beans or small manipulatives to make designs
rainbow jars to illustrate that light is made up of all of the colors of the rainbow
Kindergarten- Reggio Inspired Ideas
Use found natural items as nature's stampers to make fun impressions in play dough. Fun activity for toddlers and preschoolers (and mums!) ~ Danya Banya
Kids Activities & Crafts
make light table tiles with popsicle sticks and cellophane - these are brilliant!
Homemade tinker toys in the library - No budget? Use toilet paper or paper towel tubes and straws to make your own building components for a library center!
sand tray for literacy... Cards can go inside tray to scaffold learning, also using a medium that raises the written letter up so children can feel first then trace in sand
Early Childhood Language and Literacy
kids will love this format, especially if they find their own branch // great project for a group
Can you make these shapes? Challenge young children to use craft sticks to make a range of 2D shapes