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Mess-free finger painting for kids. Paint in ziplock bags, taped to table. Great distraction, no mess! -I would even play with this! Kids Crafts, Craft Activities For Kids, Toddler Crafts, Projects For Kids, Summer Activities, Indoor Activities, Craft Ideas, Preschool Color Activities, Infant Sensory Activities

Mess-free finger painting

Last week I put together a mess-free finger painting project for the boys. This was definitely a success! I first saw the idea on Pinterest ...

DIY wall hanging herbs garden in mason jars. Have fun growing an indoor herbs garden. More than 20 DIY ideas. Easy and cheap. Plus you will always have herbs to season your dishes. Mason Jar Herbs, Mason Jars, Mason Jar Planter, Glass Jars, Mason Jar Herb Garden, Glass Containers, Plantas Indoor, Cute Garden Ideas, Garden Fun

Mason Jar Wall Planter - Stacy Risenmay

I have added a new post about my wall planter that answers a lot of the questions I have been getting. I have been canning peaches so I had mason jars on the brain. I have seen several versions of this idea. I have seen them used on coat racks, for bathroom stuff and for […]

"I Have, Who Has" game with students names and photos Why didn't I think of this? :) tons of name activities Kindergarten Names, Preschool Names, Name Activities, Preschool Literacy, Back To School Activities, Kindergarten Classroom, Classroom Activities, Classroom Hacks, Kindergarten Activities

Shari Sloane - Educational Consultant - Shari Sloane - Educational Consultant provides books, art, curriculum resources and ideas for kindergarten teachers.

A Reggio Emilia-Inspired Classroom using a mirror in the block play area so children can see themselves while building. This also allows children to easily see their constructions from all angles. A Reggio Emilia-Insp Preschool Block Area, Preschool Rooms, Preschool Classroom, In Kindergarten, Classroom Setting, Classroom Setup, Classroom Design, Reggio Emilia Classroom, Reggio Inspired Classrooms

Involving Parents

Here is a building platform that one of our parents built. We added mirrors to allow the children to see themselves while building.

Made With Golf Tees and Marbles golf tee and marble game- Great fine motor skill development!golf tee and marble game- Great fine motor skill development! Occupational Therapy Activities, Motor Skills Activities, Gross Motor Skills, Sensory Activities, Physical Therapy, Visual Perceptual Activities, Cutting Activities, Physical Development, Physical Activities

Game Made With Golf Tees and Marbles - Therapy Fun Zone

This summer, we spent some time on Hawai’i, the big island. We had a wonderful trip, and while there we were introduced to the game Konane. It is a game that is usually carved into lava rock or wood, and the game pieces are black and white shells or stones. I reproduced the game by[Read More]

LIVE PLANTS in a lovely Reggio Emilia classroom environment. Inspiration for our set up Classroom Layout, Classroom Organisation, New Classroom, Classroom Setting, Classroom Design, Classroom Decor, Organization, Reggio Emilia Classroom, Reggio Inspired Classrooms

Vea Vecchi: Beauty and Ethics are Foundational for our Future

I just listened to an impassioned TEDx Talk given in Reggio Emilia, Italy a few months ago by Vea Vecchi. I found the TEDx because I was reading Jennifer Azzariti's blog, In Dialogue. Jennifer is a friend and colleague who I greatly admire and with whom I have been lucky enough to work. We were together in Reggio Emilia and Ligonchio last July. There, we both had the privilege of spending a week with Italian educators and other educators from all over the world in the stunning natural…

How to Set up a Reggio-inspired Activity: Reggio-inspired activities emphasise exploration and discovery. Strategies for creating a Reggio-inspired activity Reggio Inspired Classrooms, Reggio Classroom, Classroom Ideas, Play Based Learning, Early Learning, Life Learning, Deep Learning, Learning Centers, Montessori

Everything About Reggio Emilia Approach You Can't Skip - An Everyday Story

The Reggio Emilia Approach is a new method of education for preschool children that helps them to develop comprehensively. Learn more about this method in this article.

These fun DIY Mini Journals are so cute and easy to make. They are perfect for little ones to write their secrets in, or use as a tiny little art journal. My kids spent the Projects For Kids, Diy For Kids, Crafts For Kids, Diy And Crafts, Paper Crafts, Book Making, Kids Learning, Making Ideas, Activities For Kids

DIY Mini Journals for Kids

These fun DIY Mini Journals are so cute and easy to make. They are perfect for little ones to write their secrets in, or use as a tiny little art journal. My kids spent the

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Reggio Inspired: Color

Woot! Day two of my sneak peek into a local Reggio inspired preschool, Rosa Parks. The quality of classroom environment in this school is off the charts. Today I am going to share a few of their color ideas. Simple canvas boards with color collections. I love all the texture. A close up of the color collection. Almost every classroom had a version of this color application. Paint value chips were used to designate the place for each color family. Love it! Here is the same idea on a black…

 imagination with no limits. By Artist Susan Perry. A collaboration between the Getty Museum and the Children's Library Press of Venice, California. Ages 4 and up Art Books For Kids, Childrens Books, Boys Books, Coat Of Many Colors, Getty Museum, Mentor Texts, Children's Literature, Teaching Art, Teaching Ideas

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Ideas to expand the use of the Moveable Alphabet in the Montessori class Winter Activities For Kids, Abc Activities, Language Activities, Classroom Activities, Classroom Ideas, Montessori Preschool, Preschool Curriculum, Kindergarten Literacy, Nature Based Preschool

writing with the moveable alphabet - this practical life

Ideas to expand the use of the Moveable Alphabet in the Montessori class