Just in time before kids break for the summer, our friend, Jamie from Hands On As We Grow, is offering a guided independent play challenge. We'd like to extend an invitation for YOU to join us. The FREE 5-Day Independent Play Challenge is an awesome way to get resources for creative, yet independent, play with personalized support for encouraging your own kids at home, in childcare, or in the … [Read more...] about FREE 5-Day Independent Play Challenge from Hands On As We Grow
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Our preschoolers adore the old lady books. We've read all of Lucille Colandro's books; we add them to our seasonal literacy centers whenever possible. We hope your own preschoolers enjoy There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed a Frog for sequencing activities at home, in childcare, or in the preschool classroom this spring.There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed a Frog: Sequencing in … [Read more...] about There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed a Frog: Sequencing in Preschool
April is here! As the weather grows nicer, it provides wonderful opportunities to get children outside to explore the physical world around them. Spring themes in preschool offer children a multitude of opportunities for play and learning fun. The Ways to Play Every Day April Activity Calendar for Preschoolers includes many ideas for hands-on learning about worms, the Earth, and pond life. … [Read more...] about Ways to Play Every Day: April Activity Calendar for Preschoolers
February is a fun month filled with several great holidays that lend themselves to exploration and learning in the classroom or at home. There is a long list of themes that can be used to spark creativity and learning every single day. This month’s Ways to Play Every Day Calendar explores Groundhog Day, Valentine’s Day, Library Appreciation Month, and Dental Hygiene Month.Ways to Play Every … [Read more...] about Ways to Play Every Day: February Activity Calendar for Preschoolers!
It's back to school time for preschool teachers, parents who preschool at home, and caregivers who teach and guide their preschoolers to playful learning each day. Our friend, Jamie, of Hands On As We Grow, will be offering a live, guided learning activity challenge on September 10th, and YOU are invited to join us. The FREE Learning without Worksheets Preschool Challenge is the PERFECT … [Read more...] about Free Learning without Worksheets Challenge from Hands On As We Grow
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!