These fun DIY light and shadow cards are a perfect way to help your kids calm down before bedtime! They can also be used to prompt storytelling, practice sight words, or just as a fun flashlight game to play in the dark. They are also a great activity for the light table! Click to find out how to make your own. Includes a free printable!! #flashlightgames #lightandshadowactivities #bedtimestories
Help your toddler learn sorting and fine motor skills with this fun and easy diy sorting box! You can choose from a variety of sets of animal cards, and create this recycled wipe lid craft! Your toddler will have a blast learning to sort the cards by animal. #postingbox #diydropbox #toddlerfinemotor #freeprintablesortingactivity
Architecture is an awesome thing to study with kids because it combines art, geometry, and STEM/STEAM/engineering! This roundup contains an amazing collection of books about and related to architecture and fun hands-on activities for each one! #architectureforkids #teachingarchitecture #architectureunit #STEMchallenges #buildingchallenges
These FREE printable miniature houses are an awesome addition to any sensory play or small world setup! There are blank versions for kids to color themselves, or pre-patterned ones that you can laminate to create a cheap and durable new toy! #paperdollhouses #freeprintabledollhouses #sensoryplay
Transform your classroom transitions with this one simple trick! These peaceful songs reinforce specific expectations for classroom transitions and create a calm and peaceful atmosphere. Music is a powerful tool to motivate students and shape the mood in your classroom! These songs make classroom management painless and easy!
Penguins are a perfect inspiration for some winter sensory and small world play! Find five fun ideas for ways to play with penguins- 3 ideas for penguin sensory play, and two easy to create penguin Small worlds- plus a list of other ideas for ways to play with penguins! This is a perfect addition to any winter animals unit, or preschool or kindergarten winter theme! Learn about penguins and Antarctica or just have fun! #penguinsensoryplay #penguinsmallworlds #winteranimalsunit #winterplayideas
Teaching about winter animal adaptations in kindergarten science? This song is a great way to reinforce concepts and vocabulary! It teaches about how eight animals adapt to cold weather in the winter, and includes verses about hibernation, migration, camouflage, and blubber! It’s sure to be a fun addition to any kindergarten life science unit! This song includes movements so kids will have fun singing and dancing while they learn! #kindergartenlifescience #animaladaptations #animalsinwinter
Whether you’re a parent or a teacher, you will love reading the books on this list with the kids in your life! These funny children’s books foster a love of reading and are a great way to bond with your kids through humor. Check them out for some good clean fun! These books also make great gifts for kids! #childrensbooks #funnystories #bookstoreadtogether
This architecture-themed process art activity uses textured foam blocks to print shapes and create amazing pictures of houses and castles!