Make a simple penguin salt tray for some fun winter sensory play. It's also a great activity to go along with a penguin preschool theme. Kids can create and act out stories about the facts they are learning about penguins.
Jello inside of straws = JELLO WORMS! Rubber band the straws together. Pour jello mixture in straws. Place in fridge until gelled then run straws under warm water for about 5 seconds and life like worms slide out!
Use this website to quiet down your class! The balls bounce when there is quite a bit of noise in the room. The challenge is to get the balls to settle down or stop moving completely. Think it will work in my high school room?
Zap It.a game I learned in grad school. Put high frequency words on sticks (these are foam sticks) and write zap it on a few sticks. The kids pull sticks from a container and read the words. If someone gets Zap It, all of the sticks go back in the bin.
Playdough is one of the hallmarks of a happy childhood. At just the mention of it I can instantly smell the salty, floury scent that was so familiar. The wonderful thing about playdough is that it is so versatile. With just a few extra bits