Writing centers are used in the classroom to encourage students to write and practice skills related to writing. The 6+1 traits of conventions, ideas, voice, word choice, organization, fluency, and presentation can be taught through writing centers. Students can practice these skills with specific activities including worksheets as well as hands on activities. I believe…
STEAM Challenge For Kids: Make DIY Paint Brushes - Babble Dabble Do
I love unique art projects for kids and this one I dreamed up as an “art experiment”! The sky is truly the limit with this art project for children, all you need are some clothespins and some creative ideas for what might make an interesting paintbrush. So if you are ready to make some Homemade Paint Brushes let’s get started!
Sand Mousse - sand, water and a generous amount of bubble bath - great for pre-writing skills large circles, patterns, etc using fingers and hands, with pattern making tools or small world - don't remix it with everyday sand - it goes a bit smelly! We transferred ours out to our 'Mud Kitchen'