Investigation station idea-use hands to feel what's in each box and try to match the picture with each box- stick on with Velcro

Teach with Trash: Tissue Box Science It would be a good idea to use these as mystery boxes. Place six items in boxes and have them guess what the objects are or what they may all have in common. Could be used to introduce a new unit or book.

Smelling Bottles- I love this... always the most difficult sense to include

Smelling Sensory Bottles Free Printable Labels

5 senses theme - DIY smelling bottles made from spice containers with a cotton ball and a few drops of cooking extracts or essential oils.

Our Local Area Display - Journeys, maps and addresses.

Our Local Area Display - Journeys, maps and addresses. Creating story maps or models to represent the location of the places and features they pass on their way to school.

Magnetic sorting investigation.

(Pin N) Magnetic sorting investigation- children can explore ideas engaging with and co-constructing meaning through play- based learning. Children resource their own learning through connecting with material and exploring ideas and theories through play.

The science center in my classroom is always a busy place. Students can observe, experiment, create, construct, classify, compare, and qu...

How to set up the Science Center in your Early Childhood Classroom

Just be! Early Childhood Education: inspirations for life.: What is happening this week?

Just be! Early Childhood Education: writing provocation -Pattern cards provide a talking point when drawing

Easy way to incorporate water in the outdoor area. So cool and the children would have a blast.                                                                                                                                                      More

DIY Water Wall

recyled plastic bottles become a waterwall; would be fun for kids to make for outdoor library garden.

Cool idea for a science station for strong and stable structures

Cool idea for a block station to show them what they can build and to post pics of cool things they or other students have built!

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Autumn Investigation Area, another nice idea, could adapt this with feely bags on the display.