August is a transitional time for many families. The summer is winding down and everyone is gearing up for a new year at school, but there is still summer play to be had before the season ends. The days are still long and the weather is warm enough for preschoolers to be outside and explore. Enjoy the last days of summer (and the first days of school) with the fun activities in this month’s Ways … [Read more...] about Ways to Play Every Day: August Activity Calendar for Preschoolers!
In a few weeks our own preschoolers will begin a new preschool year. We are pleased to partner with Nurture Store UK to offer YOU all three of our co-authored eBooks: UP, Make Your Mark, and ABC's and 123's for 50% off THIS WEEK ONLY! Playful learning with engineering, ABC's, and numbers in preschool has never been easier with full-color photos and easy set-up activities to spark curiosity, … [Read more...] about Playful Learning with Engineering, ABC’s, and Numbers in Preschool!
STEM and STEAM challenges with simple supplies are FUN in Preschool and Kindergarten, but they also invite kids to critical thinking in order to find a solution to a basic inquiry. The fall STEAM challenge invites preschoolers to engineer a free-standing tree with leaves. Whether your own kids are in childcare, in a Preschool or Kindergarten classroom or at home, they will love designing their own … [Read more...] about FALL STEAM Challenge: Engineering Free-Standing Trees with Leaves
Preschoolers absolutely love talking about themselves and their families. Learning, observing, playing, and creating with an ALL ABOUT ME theme is perfect for the beginning of school. It allows kids to get to know each other better while allowing teachers and caregivers to know a little more about their students, too. Come learn and play with us as your own preschoolers get back to … [Read more...] about All About Me Activities for the Start of Preschool!
The beginning of June is always so much fun! Many schools are letting out for the summer break, the temperatures are rising, and we start to get a glimpse of the impending summer season. This lays ground for playing in the sun, having fun on bikes, playing with water, and so much more. This month’s Ways to Play Every Day Activity Calendar has activities based on those ideas and many more that you … [Read more...] about Ways to Play Every Day: June Activity Calendar for #Preschoolers!
Oh, the days of spring… ones filled with rainy days, blossoming flowers, growing plants, and bugs galore. One of our favorite things to do on rainy days is to go outside and see how many worms we can count on the sidewalk. This outdoor adventure always encourages us to explore worms with other activities. Come try an incredibly fun spring math activity to help preschoolers practice counting while … [Read more...] about Can of Worms: A Math Counting Game for Preschoolers.