The children in art class experience what it's like to draw with their feet and mouths (and elbows! This is not only a fun, action art experience, but it gives them a new appreciation and gratefulness for their hands.
Start journalling with your preschooler at home. I never thought about writing the date on top for her! She still scribbles, but also making time in the routine (probably as part of Quiet Time) for journaling would be smart.