How is it possible that the year is almost over with? December is such a fun month for learning activities and play. There are endless themes to focus on. This month’s FREE preschool activity calendar has four weekly topics: Gingerbread Fun, Christmas on the Move, Holiday Animals, and Christmas Classics. Gingerbread Fun is playful learning centered around the traditional, yummy treat. Christmas on … [Read more...] about Ways to Play Every Day: December Activity Calendar for Preschoolers
Our preschoolers loved reading and sequencing There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed Some Leaves so much we decided to make sequencing cards and a Power Point to accompany There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed a Bell. We'll use in our own literacy centers for the upcoming holidays. We hope your preschoolers enjoy learning to sequence and re-tell the story while discussing the individual items as they … [Read more...] about There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed a Bell: Sequencing and Power Point for Preschoolers!
Preschoolers love to sing FUN songs, fingerplays, and counting rhymes. Adding music and rhythm into a preschooler's every day world helps them develop the rhythm and cadence so important to healthy brain and body development as they grow. In our newest Preschool Pack, we have 145 of the BEST in preschool songs, fingerplays, counting rhymes, and short poems for use ALL YEAR LONG at … [Read more...] about Preschool Songs, Fingerplays, & Counting Rhymes for ALL SEASONS!
The ULTIMATE Gingerbread Theme for Preschool and Kindergarten! The tale of the gingerbread man is adored by kids of all ages. There are few things as exciting as a cookie that leaps from a baking sheet to have adventures. If your kids or students like to learn with a FUN Gingerbread Theme, we have a wonderful collection of playful learning activities, from writers around the world, to encourage … [Read more...] about The ULTIMATE Gingerbread Theme for Preschool and Kindergarten!
If you are new to this blog, then WELCOME! Each week we collaborate with the #TeachECE Early Childhood Team to offer playful activity suggestions that span all learning areas. This week, you'll find awesome handmade gift ideas that kids can make! The Snowman and Santa Ornament Crafts are fun to create and make adorable gifts from kids to family and friends! SNOWMAN and SANTA HANDMADE … [Read more...] about Snowman and Santa Handmade Ornament Crafts for Kids!
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) activities compel preschoolers to use cross-disciplinary tools and critical thinking skills to solve a basic problem. By integrating STEM activities into normal daily routines, preschoolers can gain new knowledge that they can take with them beyond the classroom or home environment and apply to problems found in their everyday world. Come explore … [Read more...] about Winter STEM Activity for Preschool: Evergreen Tree Building Challenge