Rainbow Sensory Bag * ages 2+ ⋆ Raising Dragons
This rainbow sensory bag is a perfect sensory activity for improving color recognition, pattern recognition and fine motor skills. #toddler #preschool #kindergarten
Preschool Alphabet Book - From ABCs to ACTs
What an adorable way to teach your preschooler the letters of the alphabet!! When you're done with all of the crafts, use a binder to turn them into your very own alphabet book. I can't believe I didn't think of this before!
how to teach kids where in the world they live
how to teach kids where in the world they live by using simple circles to show the planet, continent, country, state, city, street, home! free printable.
7 Different Ways to Use Dot Markers - Teaching Where You're Called
My kids and I looooove using dot markers! Not only do they help kids with their fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination, but there is really no clean-up for Mom! Yep – no paintbrushes, no water cups, no paint pallets – it’s simply the dot markers and the paper. Seriously, it can’t get much easier than that when it comes to art! I love that the dot markers can be used for skill-focused activities as well as free creative expression. The boys love the bright colors and the ease of use –…
Alphabet Tracing Worksheets for Preschool and Kindergarten
Alphabet Trace & Color Worksheets. These alphabet tracing worksheets are perfect for students who are just learning their letters, or for a fun review! Each page includes an item for each letter that can be traced and colored, along with a header that tells the student what letter it stands for. These ABC workshare great for centers, indoor recess, substitutes, free time, etc. Perfect for preschool, pre-k and kindergarten!
Chester the Raccoon Paper Plate Craft - Simply Kinder
This Chester the Raccoon Paper Plate Craft is a fun and simple book-inspired activity for children to do at the beginning of the school year.
If You Give a Cat a Cupcake Storytime
I started out our storytime by reading my kids If You Give a Cat a Cupcake. Then I let them decorate cupcakes with frostings and toppings. For the toppings I had sprinkles, mini chocolate chips, mini marshmallows, and gumdrops. I tried to find mini M&M's but they were sold out at the grocery store by my house. The kids both had fun decorating the cupcakes. I turned around for a minute and when I looked back I noticed that my daughter had spooned more toppings onto the plate then the cupcake…
Fine Motor in Kindergarten
Hi everyone! It's Kelly from My Fabulous Class. I imagine many of you are settling back into school...and I know a few of you are STILL enjoying summer! We are on our third week. At the beginning of the year, I like to assess students on some basic fine motor skills. Can they do the basic skills of writing, gluing, and cutting? What about picking up small items? I have two FREE activities to help you assess these fine motor skills. First up, cutting. These are HARD lines for kids to cut. I…
52 free hands-on alphabet games and activities
A comprehensive list of 52 (hands-on) games and activities to make learning letters and sounds fun
Letter Recognition Grab Bag with Free Printables
Letter Recognition Grab Bag Activity with free Printables. Such a fun alphabet activity for preschool and kindergarten!
Magnetic Letter Sorting to Teach the Alphabet
Magnetic letter sorting is an easy, hands-on way to teach the alphabet. Includes free printable magnetic letter sorting mats.
Alphabet Punch Cards
These alphabet punch cards are a fun way for kids to practice their letter recognition while also working on their fine motor skills.
DIY Bouncy Balls - Easy Tutorial to Make Super Bouncy Balls!
Learn to make your own DIY bouncy balls. This easy tutorial will show you how to make clear super bouncy balls. Just 3 common ingredients! Click now!
Science Activities for Preschoolers - The Empowered Provider
Planning science activities for preschoolers that are meaningful can be difficult. Try out these hands-on activities that make science fun!