Tuff spot activities

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A Car Wash for the Kids. Keep the kids entertained outside or inside! Perfect for sensory table during transportation unit! Sensory Table, Sensory Bins, Sensory Activities, Learning Activities, Sensory Play, Day Care Activities, Quiet Toddler Activities, Fine Motor Activities For Kids, Train Activities
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A Car Wash for the Kids

The final few days of summer are here along with 90 degree temps. What better way to cool down and celebrate these last few days than with every kid's favorite thing: water! Monday morning, I created a "car wash" in the water table. The kids had a blast scrubbing the toy cars and splashing in the bubbly water. Here's what you'll need: I did our car wash in the water table, but I've also made this an indoor activity and filled medium sized Sterilite plastic bins with water (or baking pans…

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Loose Parts Provocation!

Children loved exploring the autumn tuff spot - Kinderbetreuung Tuff Spot, Sensory Table, Sensory Bins, Fall Sensory Bin, Nursery Activities, Preschool Activities, Indoor Activities, Family Activities, Investigation Area

Children loved exploring the autumn tuff spot

This is an amazing Reggio Emilia classroom--I love. Play Based Learning, Early Learning, Learning Spaces, Preschool Art, Preschool Activities, Reggio Classroom, Reggio Inspired Classrooms, Chalk Drawings, Early Childhood Education

Invitation to explore pattern & shape

A nest building learning investigation and sensory exploration with cinnamon playdough, natural materials, yarn, and little eggs and chicks to extend our bird inquiry. Good for a Science center Kindergarten Inquiry, Preschool Science, Preschool Ideas, Nature Based Preschool, Bird Crafts Preschool, Outdoor Education, Outdoor Learning, Early Education, Nature Activities
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Kristina on Instagram: “A nest building #learninginvitation with cinnamon playdough, natural materials, yarn, and little eggs and chicks to extend our bird inquiry…”

@kristina.wedewer: “A nest building #learninginvitation with cinnamon playdough, natural materials, yarn, and little…”

Reading area under literacy tuff spot. Eyfs Activities, Nursery Activities, Preschool Activities, Space Activities, Preschool Learning, Tuff Spot, Eyfs Classroom, Outdoor Classroom, Reception Classroom Ideas
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Foundation Stage Progress Tracker

Last week had a bit of everything in it for me. I did some work in settings, writing and a conference delivery and the common thread to the whole week was making judgements about progress in…

Pin Learning through play - Intentional teaching environment Eyfs Activities, Nursery Activities, Earth Day Activities, Science Activities, Preschool Activities, Day Care Activities, Recycling Activities For Kids, Recycling Ideas, Preschool Curriculum
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44 Tuff Spot Play Ideas

Some of the best Tuff Tray set ups and inspiration on the web! Great for children of all ages!!

Where do seeds come from investigation Science Eyfs Activities, Nursery Activities, Science Activities, Activities For Kids, Autumn Activities, Reggio Emilia, Tuff Spot, Investigation Area, Investigations

Where do seeds come from investigation

After reading The Hungry Caterpillar the children have been talking about health. After reading The Hungry Caterpillar the children have been talking about healthy food and unhealthy food. Chenille Affamée, The Very Hungry Caterpillar Activities, Hungry Caterpillar Food, Hungry Caterpillar Craft, Eyfs Activities, Nutrition Activities, All About Me Activities Eyfs, Harvest Activities, Everyday Activities
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Healthy food and unhealthy food. Here, in the black tray they can sort the food thinking about which may be a bit of both as well

Colour Mixing Tuff Tray Experiment- could do this on paper plates with small amounts of paint. Eyfs Activities, Nursery Activities, Work Activities, Color Activities, Creative Activities, Classroom Activities, Preschool Activities, Outdoor Activities, Tuff Spot
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Colour mixing

Match the numicon to the number bag and pop it inside! Maths Eyfs, Eyfs Classroom, Preschool Math, Kindergarten Math, Elementary Math, Early Years Maths, Early Years Classroom, Early Math, Year 1 Maths

Match the numicon to the number bag and pop it inside!! #toughspot #blacktray

Reggio-inspired provocation with lines, colors & patterns in loose parts (", (Via Stimulating Learning) Play Based Learning, Learning Through Play, Motor Activities, Preschool Activities, Shape Activities, Preschool Centers, Preschool Learning, Reggio Emilia Classroom, Reggio Emilia Preschool
Learning Through PlayShape Activities

Lots of Lines - Stimulating Learning

Activities linked with lines and pattern in the Early Years from Rachel (",)

scrumdilly-do!: investigating plants and flowers scrumdilly-do!: investigating plants and flowers Eyfs Activities, Nature Activities, Spring Activities, Science Activities, Activities For Kids, Science Centers, Ks2 Science, Science Experiments, Science Vocabulary
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investigating plants and flowers

This project and center came about when we were studying plants, flowers, and sequencing. You can see that our sunflowers had begun sprouting in their egg cartons. The children were really excited about that and it gave us an opportunity to talk about the parts of a plant. I had previously left the sprouts out so that my co-teachers could help me keep and eye out and water them when I was not there. By co-teachers, I mean we share a room. There are three of us in the room and three separate…

Cracking ice provocation - Stumping in the Mud ≈≈ would be fun as an archeology program, or for a game - find the missing pieces to build something to win. complete a zoo! Sensory Activities, Winter Activities, Sensory Play, Learning Activities, Preschool Activities, Nursery Activities, Sensory Table, Outdoor Education, Outdoor Learning
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May/June Month End Snapshots!

It's Summer at Stomping... Dig out your mother's old doilies - the children love them! Wat...