21 Creative Ways to Teach 2D Shapes in Kindergarten
Teaching shapes to kindergarten is part of many standards-based curriculums. When you teach 2D shapes, you're covering some basic geometry skills your kinders will build from for years to come. Let's look at how to teach 2D shapes and dig into some 2d shape activities and games to help you cover this topic. How to teach 2D shapes If you're wondering how to teach shapes to kindergarten - then here are the essentials you need to cover. 1. Teach the names Teach the names of the shapes. You…
Oil and Water Science Exploration
This oil and water science exploration is a fun science experiment for preschoolers and kids in early elementary.
Sensational Time for Senses!
Yikes! Where is the time going?So I know Christmas will be here before we know it and I have been BUSY, BUSY trying to keep up with work related stuff and home life!! I am already frazzled... the thought of it is enough to make me want to stay awake all night long just to get things done! I need at least 3 more hours to every day!! Anyhow, at my center, we are not "allowed" to celebrate holidays.... BOOO! =( But I will be trying to squeeze in some holiday fun, in a very sublte way! In the…
Pom Pom Kitchen - HAPPY TODDLER PLAYTIME
This is a simple to set up and very fun sensory bin and pretend play activity. It is perfect for hyper-imaginative toddlers and preschoolers!
The Five Senses: Sense of Hearing
Mr. Broom can hear! I showed the children the diagrams of the ear on the Prezi and we talked about the different parts of the ear. They loved knowing the fun fact about the three smallest bones in their bodies being in their ears! We read The Listening Walk by Paul Showers. We were just about to take our very own "listening walk," when we had... a fire drill! No kidding! It was actually perfect timing, because when we came inside, we had lots of sounds to list on our chart. I asked the…
Fish Crafts and Activities for an Ocean Theme - Preschool
For DIY flash cards, sight words, and getting started with a preschool ocean theme lesson plan, please visit Ocean Theme After explorin...
Shake It Up! Listening to Science | Activity | Education.com
Satisfy your kindergartener's fascination of different sounds with this easy science project, where they'll use their ears instead of their eyes to identify sounds!
Sense of Sight - A Few Experiments Worth Seeing - ItsySparks
Dedicated to Igniting Young Minds, ItsySparks provides knowledge to foster learning, creativity, and exploration!
F ... is for Fox (Oct 26th)
another day without pictures, but we talked about the letter F. Tessa brought strawberries and cheese and crackers to share for snack (the m...
Preschool Beach Theme Sensory Play [From the Mamas]
It's the perfect time of year for some Preschool beach theme learning! And I love these beach themed sensory play ideas from Chelsey of Buggy and Buddy.
Introduce the concept of night and day to preschoolers with this simple, engaging sensory sorting activity. Perfect for small groups or circle time!
Introduce the concept of night and day to preschoolers with this simple, engaging sensory sorting activity. Perfect for small groups or circle time! by lenore on Indulgy.com