There are some apparatus I install every year at the sensory table. The Clothesline is one of them. The apparatus is for the children to...
Construction Site Diorama
Dioramas have a school project loveliness about them and are wonderfully tactile in this digital age. I’ve been meaning to make a construction site for my son for some time now and was motiv…
101 Free Printables for Kids - From The Dating Divas
Over 100 FREE Printables for Kids! With everything from coloring pages and puppets, to printable activities for kids and paper dolls- this list has it all!
Kindness, Generosity + Emotional Intelligence
JUNE JUNE JUNE JUNE JUNE !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! We made it!!! Bring on summer! by Debbie Clement of RainbowsWithinReach Last month was ...
10 Activities and You Tube Songs to Explore Emotions - Liz's Early Learning Spot
Find more than 10 fun and easy activities to engage young children in exploring emotions. Plus links to 10 YouTube videos for singing with and listening to.
When building your toddler's confidence, praise is great... and specific praise is even better. When toddlers begin to build with LEGO bricks, it can be both fun and challenging, so here are some tips to encourage them to build their confidence!
Social Skills 101: Taking Turns
Social Skills 101: Taking Turns Put your students in the self-control driver's seat, eliminate behavioral problems before they occur, and teach and model emotional regulation with this Social Skills 101 Training Series. Each packet: • Addresses an important social skill. • Contains program hints...
Justifying Kindergarten Play
These signs are available for each center to justify learning through play. Because my, "I am in Kindergarten Sign" that I posted on Facebook a few days ago has now reached over 120,000 reaches, I have renewed hope for the developmental appropriateness of kindergarten! Yes kindergarten teachers, we can do it! Let's take back kindergarten! We can keep the "Learning Through Play" in kindergarten. And, we can keep this play, discovery, movement, and excitement while even teaching the Common…
Summer Lego Ice Cube Sensory Play
Cool down outdoors this summer with our Lego Ice Cube Rescue activity. Make it in advance and have it ready to play with in your backyard during the summer holidays.
Magical Mud Pies - Crafty Kids at Home
Get back to basics this summer and make some memories with your kids when you bake mud pies together.