Discovery and exploration

Collection by Meredith Szymanek

Meredith Szymanek
Hang It DIY Hanging Planters Ideas Tutorials Soda containers dipped in paint Love this would be a fun science activity that would also be classroom decor Reuse Plastic Bottles, Plastic Bottle Crafts, Recycled Bottles, Plastic Bottle Planter, Plastic Bottle House, Diy Hanging Planter, Planter Ideas, Diy Planters, Garden Planters

Cute recycle idea....decor for an ag classroom?! Amazing how many things these bottles can be turned into!

tinker trays for kids for open ended process art - Reggio Inspired Reggio Emilia Classroom, Reggio Inspired Classrooms, Preschool Classroom, Teaching Kindergarten, Reggio Emilia Preschool, Seasonal Classrooms, Teaching Reading, Play Based Learning, Early Learning

Make Tinker Trays - Meri Cherry

I started a new job last week. I am the new atelierista (art teacher) at a Reggio based preschool close to where I live and I just love love love it! Reggio is a play based approach that I learned about several years ago and immediately fell in love with. There are several key elements to […]

Baby bath tuff spot More Eyfs Activities, Nursery Activities, Infant Activities, Activities For Kids, Tuff Spot, Play Based Learning, Learning Through Play, Learning Games, Toddler Play

44 Tuff Spot Play Ideas

Some of the best Tuff Tray set ups and inspiration on the web! Great for children of all ages!!

40 Brilliant plastic bottle garden ideas 40 Brilliant plastic bottle garden ideas - SAVORING THYME H Reggio Classroom, Outdoor Classroom, Classroom Decor, Reggio Inspired Classrooms, Learning For Life, Learning Spaces, Diy Jardin, Preschool Garden, Outdoor Play Spaces

Learning for life

Carmel Diretto was kind enough to share this fab recycling project she did with some toddlers.

Chalkboard blocks are an easy DIY toy hack. Kids love playing with these blocks! Drawing Activities, Preschool Activities, Preschool Classroom, Kindergarten Inquiry, Reggio Classroom, Kindergarten Centers, Outdoor Classroom, Classroom Design, Classroom Ideas

Chalk Board Blocks - Picklebums

I grabbed the little pot of chalk board paint and headed out the back. I cut up a bit of building pine (which may or may not have been destined to be part of our kitchen walls... oh well) into random block-ish sizes, gave them a quick sand and sat down to paint.