pumpkin week - upcycle pumpkin craft
Starting a week on pumpkins! And get ready for some awesome ideas! No, probably not the things that we will be doing that are MY ideas, but the TONS of links I am going to pass along this week of all the amazing pumpkin themed stuff that other incredible preschool...
Simple idea for mixing paint colors in preschool
This simple color mixing idea came from ABC's of Jess's House and I thought it was so cute that I shared it with our teachers and we gave it a try! To start out, gather some plastic zip-lock baggies and two colors of paint you
P is for Pumpkin
Fall is one of my favorite times of the year! Here is a short three day week P is for Pumpkin Lesson Plan guide. There is something f...
Orange craft, Fruity project
So, after our watermelon craft we continued the project with learning "fruit words" through creating them from different materials. This time it was a turn of ORANGE, which I mentioned about in my previous post. As Karolina started to pronounce this word in Russian as "A-S-I-S-I-N" or "A-E-S-I-N" instead of correct variant "A-P-E-L-S-I-N" , we must learn it and repeat all the time. This craft is very easy, doesn't take so much time and usually you cannot make anything with your toddler for…
4 Fun Vegetable Print Art Project Ideas for Young Children
Getting kids to eat their veggies might be a struggle, but encouraging them to create art using carrots, broccoli, celery and other fresh produce will be a breeze. The four projects explained here can be used as teaching tools to talk about the vegetables you are using and will result in beautifully finished art that parents will be proud to display.
The Little Orange House
The Little Orange House is a fun interactive story that makes a great listening activity to do with the kids for Halloween!
Brown Bear, Brown Bear Handprint Project - Happy Home Fairy
As a teacher of 2 year olds, we don’t have a ton of rigorous curriculum. We are mostly learning basic principles of SURVIVAL – like don’t hit or bite people and SHARE THE TOYS. But these tender hearts are so ready to learn! So each month we focus on a different shape, number, and color. […]
Fruit & Veggie Kid Craft Roundup From Glued To My Crafts
A roundup post chucked FULL of ALL the Fruit & Veggie themed kid crafts that can be found on the Glued To My Crafts blog right now!
Textured Apple Preschool Craft – From ABCs to ACTs
Now that we've finished up our numbers theme, we're jumping head first into the alphabet. And of course, there's no better place to start than at the beginning! When I was initially planning out our…