Most kids WANT to use band aids (even for those imaginary "ouchies" that sometimes arise!) While our kids were in a particularly long phase of "band aid love," we transformed the interest into a "Butterfly's Life Cycle" (and practiced our fine motor skills with all of the peeling and sticking). Materials needed per craft: One paper plate, 2 colored band aid strips, 3 circle band aids, 1 … [Read more...] about Transforming Preschool “BAND AID” love into a Butterfly’s Life Cycle!
Insects Theme for Kindergarten
This is a sampling of the 45+ Literacy, Math, Science, Art, and Play Activities found in the BUGS and INSECTS UNIT available on this blog! INTRODUCTION TO LADYBUGS AND INSECTS An introduction and extension to Ladybugs would be to ask children "Have you ever held a ladybug in your hand? You can follow this up with color recognition: "What are some things that are RED like a ladybug?" Look for … [Read more...] about Bugs and Insects Theme Activities for Preschool!