Alphabet Sounds Fishing and Matching game - The Imagination Tree
Use ping-pong balls to practise letter names and sounds with a fun fishing and matching alphabet game for pre-schoolers!
I can't take credit for this one. I got this idea from Fountas and Pinnell's Kindergarten Phonics book, and I LOVE it! It is one that I truly look forward to every year. Prep for this activity is simple. Get some large construction paper and write each child's name in medium sized letters.
Preschool Letter H - In My World
I decided to try something new for our Preschool Letter H. Instead of a beginning sounds basket, I used some of our beginning H vocabulary cards and covered the words at the top with playdough. Filip’s job was to say the name of each picture and figure out the beginning sound. He then took …
Painting with Trucks
Painting with Trucks - Art for Kids Painting with trucks is a classic art activity for kids to watch colors blend and see the track...
32 Objects for Strengthening Fine Motor Skills
32 objects for improving fine motor skills. Categorized list of items and activities to use as part of an activity to work on fine motor development.
Lesson plans, activities and ideas for kindergarten classrooms, including math problem-solving, reading workshop, writer's workshop, inquiry-based science journals, literacy centers and more!
Toddler Tasks Week 7
The weeks go by too quickly and my little girls is growing up too fast! Sophia is now is now 2 1/2 years old. Many of these activities can be adjusted to
Scissor Practice for Preschoolers
If an activity is a good developmental fit for a child it becomes evident in the amount of time he spends on it. Often a child will want to repeat the activity over and over again until it is fully mastered. There is something magical about finding the just right activity for a child that …
Playdough Learning: Prewriting for Toddlers
Summer is the perfect time to find packages of colorful drinking straws on sale at your grocery store. I think they are a terrific crafting material.
Alphabet Cups on the Light Box - The Imagination Tree
Explore the ABC in a fun, multi-sensory way using alphabet cups on the light box. A perfect for all age groups which can be adapted to suit their own stage.
Alphabet Peg Dolls - Alphabet For Starters - No Time For Flash Cards
After reading to your child daily the best advice is to surround your child with a print rich environment. Point out the letters all around you, read recipes, read food boxes, read the letters you see around you and show them to your child and play with letters. There is no need for flash cards […]
Helping Your Child Learn Sight Words at Home
Learning can be fun! Using the proven HeidiSongs multi-sensory method, even preschool age children can easily learn to identify numbers, shapes, sight words.