Learning Shapes With Toy Cars
The manipulative for this weeks #ToolsForLearning is small toys. I couldn't resist making a play activity based on Adam's favourite small toy of all time - the toy car! As we have very few shape adventures I decided to create a Learning Shapes With Toy Cars activity.
Shapes and Colors
Our TTh class has started the school year with a unit on shapes and colors. We talk about shapes and colors ALL the time in our room. 'What shape is that block', 'What color are you using?'....you get the idea. Learning through play by talking about the play! Our craft on Tuesday had lots of squares. Crafts in our room about listening and following teacher directions. You can read this post for more information ...http://metamoracommunityprek.blogspot.com/2010/09/art-vs-crafts.html We talked…
Potato Print Painting | Clare's Little Tots
One of my earliest memories of painting is this super simple potato print activity that I shared with the Little Tots today. This is one of those classic kids activities that I think we’ve all done and is always a lot of fun. I had some very old potatoes that were going soft so past... Read more »
Sticky Shape Sorting Activity | Clare's Little Tots
Today I’m combining two toddler favourites – sorting and sticking. Toddlers love to sort things out and categorise them so after the success of our Shape Matching with Blocks activity last month I decided to expand on this and set up a sticky shape sorting activity. You will need: Large roll of paper Glue Scissors... Read more »
I Spy Shape Hunt - Munchkins and Moms
Take preschoolers on a shape hunt using these fun DIY I Spy magnifying glasses!