Consequences That Teach Better Behavior (Instead of Punish)
This post is full of my ideas for effective consequences that actually teach BETTER BEHAVIOR than simply punish a child for a discipline problem!
Roll a Dinosaur Movement Game - Creative Little Explorers
As it starts to get colder out and we are outside less often, I decided it’s a good time to have some indoor gross motor games on hand to get out when we need to get moving. So I created this dinosaur movement game for a fun way to do that! This game is great...
Seed Germination for Kids - The Results!
This is great! Find out which seeds sprout fastest, are easiest to grow, and have the coolest cell structures. Awesome garden science for preschoolers and kids! #howweelearn #gardening #vegetablegarden #kidsactivities #sciencefirkids #springactivities #preschoolactivities #getoutside
Markdown Monday Linky Party! (September 14th - 18th)
Please add your link below to join the linky fun! Link a product from your TpT store that you would like to markdown until Friday, September 18th. How much you markdown your product is up to you! We would love it if you displayed your product on your blog and then linked back to us. Thanks so much and have fun! If you aren't selling, but looking for great bargains, please check out the fabulous discounted products in the linky party below! Be sure to check back again, as teachers may be…
Food and nutrition centers for preschool, pre-k, and kindergarten
Food and nutrition centers for preschool, pre-k, and kindergarten: reading, writing, math, fine motor, dramatic play, STEM, and art!
When I Don't Feel Like Baking
I let the kids do it. I realize that many of my cardboard crafts here on this blog are somewhat involved and 3-D, which makes them funne...
Gingerbread Shape Activity
We hope you loved these preschool cooking theme activities as much as we do. You can find them to purchase below.
The Best Books To Teach Kids Self-Control, Mindfulness, and Regulation
These books are such a powerful tool for parents -- they are a way to connect, a way to calm down, and a way to teach kids self-control skills.
More Spider Activities for Preschoolers
Here are some great spider activities for preschoolers. The fun ideas include fine motor, counting, process art activities that are perfect for Halloween or anytime of year. Your kids will love them! I am not a friend of real-life spiders....especially those gigantic Texas-sized spiders that make me want to take the first plane back to Ohio. I do, however, enjoy using the plastic variety of
Preschool Circle Time Notebook - Wildflower Ramblings New
I am so excited to share my Preschool Circle Time Notebook with you today! We use this notebook all the time for singing, dancing, chanting, and enjoying one another. I keep Bible songs, patriotic songs, recite poems and chants, and various activity ideas and lists in our binder. This post includes tons of resource ideas for...Read More »
Dinosaur Yoga Lesson Plans and Prehistoric Poses for Kids
Have a dinosaur-loving kid? We've included a fun and engaging Dinosaur Yoga Lesson Plan that includes warmup exercises, intention setting ideas and easy and fun yoga poses for your children. Dig for dino fossils, roar like a T-Rex and explode like a volcano. Fun, active and engaging ideas to do at home or at school.
The Very Busy Spider...and Preschoolers!
Wow! I haven't posted in a long time. I was busy getting married over the summer, and then prepping for school. When I saw that Deborah at Teach Preschool was hosting a linky party for Fall and Halloween inspired activities, it gave me me a kick in the pants to get back to my blog. This week our students are learning S for Spiders. I love Pinterest and blogs simply for the fact I learn new ideas and tricks to teach my students a concept or theme! Deborah's spider webs were the perfect way to…
Preschool Arts and Crafts: How to Make Brilliant Color Tubes
Help kids explore color by creating these color tubes. The prep is easy and your kids will enjoy decorating them. This is more than a preschool arts and crafts project.... there are also many activity ideas. Here is a preschool arts and crafts project with a twist of science. Kids can look through these color tubes to add a little color to their world. This