Chris
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fun fall craft - leaf hedgehog...I just love little hedgies.

hedgehog fall leaf craft - I did this with my son's class and it was a total hit. I'd recommend using leaves that aren't brown yet, as the brown leaves are more brittle and hard for kids it work with.

Cut up pipe cleaners in a bottle--move w/ a magnet!

Cut up pipe-cleaners and place them in a bottle. Use a magnet to Cut up pipe-cleaners and place them in a bottle. Use a magnet to manipulate them. kids will stay busy for hours.if not at least 10 minutes!

Vegetable investigation. A mix of vegetables, including lots of unfamiliar ones for the children to explore, encouraging them to use all their senses, and lots of language skills. Relevant books are available encouraging them to enjoy an increasing range of books and know that they carry information as well as stories.

Vegetable investigation. A mix of vegetables, including lots of unfamiliar ones for the children to explore, encouraging them to use all their senses, and lots of language skills. Relevant books are available encouraging them to enjoy an increasing range of books and know that they carry information as well as stories.

Figure to Abstraction I like this idea! Such a cool group project.

Create abstract art by tracing kids bodies (overlapping one another) and coloring in blocked off shapes.--- This is a lovely idea for a September art class, or for one at the end of the year.

I just love the one idea to make a huge ice block with the toys and let Will chip it out! Cool fun!

How to keep a child busy for hours in the summer: DIY: Giant Ice Cube Awesomeness - filled with plastic animals, dinos, and such. And I'm sure you could put in food dye before its frozen to color it like the ice block in the photo.