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
I've been a kindergarten and first grade teacher for a long time, so I have a huge stash of children's books, both fiction and nonfiction, for little kids. I've collected books from bookstores, Scholastic book orders, book fairs, Amazon, library book sales, you name it! (anyone else like this?). Every once in a while, though,... Continue Reading →
This mess-free painting activity looks amazing on the light table and is perfect for baby play and easy toddler fun! It’s a great color mixing activity for preschoolers and older kids can even use it to draw or write! It’s easy to set up and requires no cleaning!
This architecture-themed process art activity uses textured foam blocks to print shapes and create amazing pictures of houses and castles!
There are so many ways that kids can use a chalkboard activity table! This easy diy chalkboard play table is great for small world play, drawing roads for toy cars, playdough, sorting, and learning shapes- among other things! Click to find out more!
Hide a prize or a gift, then send your kids off to find it in this treasure hunt that will have them looking for clues all over the house! The FREE printable rhyming clues make set up a breeze! This activity is awesome for birthdays, parties, Christmas morning, or just a rainy day!
These veterinarian themed book related activities for the book “Vicky the Vet” are perfect for preschools, homeschool, or just having fun with animal-loving kids!
These simple DIY paper dioramas are easy to make and perfect for school projects, book reports, small world play, or DIY dollhouses on the go! This craft requires no special supplies- just a few pieces of paper, scissors and glue!
Find out how you can use a black light to get kids excited and engaged in 5 different types of learning activities! A guide for teachers and parents to incorporate this exciting tool in your learning space!
This little reader does it all! It lets kids practice reading and sight words, and it's also a super fun math activity that lets them practice creating shapes in an engaging, hands-on way! It even builds fine motor skills. Geometry just got a little more exciting! *This post contains affiliate links for your convenience. That... Continue Reading →