Tracing Letters with Loose Parts
Tracing letters with loose parts is a great way for preschool and kindergarten students to learn the alphabet. It's a fun literacy provocation! Plus, it includes free printable letters!
Green Earth Learning on Instagram: “Waiting for something to come on the TV! Saw this idea somewhere else and just had to have one too. #TVenvy #forestschool #creativeplay…”
28 Likes, 4 Comments - Green Earth Learning (@greenearthlearning) on Instagram: “Waiting for something to come on the TV! Saw this idea somewhere else and just had to have one too.…”
Lines, Dots and So Much More!
Handwriting has never been easy to teach to kindergartners, but it is in the Common Core Standards that they learn how to print letters correctly. Each year I have tried through the traditional ways of working on fine motor skills the first half and then formal handwriting sheets the second half of the year. It never worked so this year I tried something new... An inquiry about lines! I asked the kids what kind of lines they knew of. At first they drew straight lines, but then started to…
Little House in the Pumpkin: Autumn Craft & Sensory Bin
Carve a pumpkin to make a nature doll house for your kids and all of of their toys! UPDATE: Four years later, my son built a pumpkin house of his own. Read how to set
Leaf Man: “A Leaf Man’s got to go where the wind blows…”
If you haven’t had the pleasure of discovering Lois Ehlert, award-winning author and illustrator of over 20 children’s books, then I highly recommend that you take a trip to your local …
Early Years Garden of Our Dreams. Part 5 – Secret Small Worlds - Busy Busy Learning
Small words and magical spaces in your garden and outdoor learning setting. Nature play and explorations through imaginative play.
Large Complete Classroom 2-3yrs Early Years Furniture & Resources
This Large Complete Classroom 2-3yrs pack enables you to establish 12 areas of provision using low-level furniture, resource packs and storage for Water, Wet Sand, Dry Sand, Dough, Collage, Maths, Book & Puppet, Block, Small World, Domestic Role Play and Role Play Real Life.
Educating Kids on Instagram: “Create your very own jungle world using a selection of loose parts and a sand tray. #jungle #wild #animals #looseparts #animalplay…”
233 Likes, 23 Comments - Educating Kids (@educating_kids) on Instagram: “Create your very own jungle world using a selection of loose parts and a sand tray. #jungle #wild…”
Wonder-full Inquiry on Instagram: “We have been working on building our fine motor skills through various activities. Here is one we have out this week.”
Pre-writing skills begins with strengthening the finger muscles that children need for writing. Beading is a perfect fine motor exercise. #finemotorskills #writing #ECE #earlychildhood