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This afternoon we combined two of our favourite things here at Clare's Little Tots - cars and drawing. The result was a beautiful masterpiece and lots of fun. This simple play activity took a few minutes to set up, costs nothing and uses thin. Toddler Play, Toddler Crafts, Toddler Games, Infant Activities, Activities For Kids, Eyfs Activities, Activities For 2 Year Olds At Nursery, Early Childhood Activities, Preschool Art

Drawing with Cars | Clare's Little Tots

This afternoon we combined two of our favourite things here at Clare’s Little Tots – cars and drawing. The results were a beautiful masterpiece and lots of fun. This simply play activity took a few minutes to set up, costs nothing and is done using things you’ll already have around the house. What you need: Toy...

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5 Easy Student Learning Centers

Hello all! I am so happy to be back. Last time I wrote about how I organize my learning centers. Today, I'm here to talk about the centers that I keep in my back pocket all year long. I don't use them all the time, but when I need a quick and easy set-up, these are the ones I go to.

Playing with Maps - open-ended exploration for preschoolers. Also good for learning concept of where we are and how insignificant we are! Preschool Social Studies, Preschool Classroom, Map Activities, Preschool Activities, Preschool Decorations, Community Activities, Reggio, Transport Topics, Road Transport

Playing with Maps - Picklebums

My three year old has loved playing with maps in an open-ended exploration sparked by his ideas and interests.

How to make nature paint brushes. An easy outdoor process art activity for kids toddlers preschoolers eyfs. A summer and spring projec Outside Activities, Nature Activities, Painting Activities, Art Activities For Kids, Spring Activities, Toddler Activities, Preschool Painting, Nanny Activities, Toddler Learning

Make your own Nature Paintbrushes - Painting with flowers and nature

How to make DIY nature paintbrushes. A simple stick craft and outdoor process art idea for kids. An easy activity for toddlers, preschoolers and older kids.

This picture comes from an article explaining the different stages of emergent literacy. I like this picture because it is a perfect example of how students develop through those different emergent literacy stages. It also explains each picture as well. Emergent Curriculum, Emergent Literacy, Literacy And Numeracy, Eyfs Curriculum, Nursery Activities, Maths, Kindergarten Writing, Kindergarten Literacy, Learning

Emergent Writing

Learning to write is much more complicated than we think. After all, most people can write so what is so difficult about it? It's second nature to most of us, yet take some time to look at yourself when you write. What muscles are you using? Switch hands and see if you can manage writing with your other hand. This may give you some idea of the level of control required to make meaningful marks on paper. Building muscle strength and learning to control those muscles is an integral part of…

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Progression in Writing

My lovely year group partner shared this from Heidi Song with me yesterday. We have lots of parents mid year getting anxious about the quality of their children’s writing.&…

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Progression of writing

Last year my team and I produced our own writing exemplifications based upon children in our own school. We felt that the current exemplification materials from the Dfe, although recently updated, …