Outdoor exploration table

Going to cover my train table with felt--turn it in to a large 'Fairy Playscape" for the kids

I chose this because I think kids would absolutely love playing with it -A River habitat in the sensory table, such a perfect interactive way to expose preschoolers to the natural sciences, particularly for urban schools where kids aren't likely to come into regular contact with natural ecosystems

I chose this because I think kids would absolutely love playing with it -A River habitat in the sensory table, such a perfect interactive way to expose preschoolers to the natural sciences, natural ecosystems

Gorgeous photos with beautiful quotes on nature, how we learn, and the importance of play! A compilation of lovely word art and inspiring quotes that grows each week! www.HowWeeLearn.com

Quotes to inspire a love of nature and play

Ten quotes on the importance of letting kids play!

For the Children: Inspired by Nature. For more inspiring classrooms visit: http://pinterest.com/kinderooacademy/provocations-inspiring-classrooms/ ≈ ≈

For the Children: Inspired by Nature. For more inspiring classrooms visit…

Observational drawing - Adventures in Kindergarten: Discovery Time

Science Center: Observational drawing - Adventures in Kindergarten: Discovery Time Great idea to use clipboards for leaf rubbings!

This picture is to remind me to create all kinds of ramps or waterways or... that extend the sensory table play.

Easy ramps or waterways that extend sensory table play.

Our Kindergarten Journey: Celebrating our "Think Work" (Inquiry, fantastic blog)

Our Kindergarten Journey: Celebrating our "Think Work" (Inquiry, fantastic…

Rock Inquiry Provocation. Lots of other Reggio-inspired science and math provocations. (Living-Non-living, I see, I think, I wonder)

Rock Inquiry Provocation: using rocks, books, magnifying glasses, art and writing materials and mirrors to explore rocks.

Beautiful table to explore things that come from trees

Science display: Things that come from trees :: class project at Forever Friends ELC and Kindergarten

Spaghetti, paint and utensils for messy play in builders tray. Great fun.

Spaghetti, paint and utensils for messy play in builders tray.

Inspiring outdoor playscapes by Teach Preschool

Inspiring outdoor playscapes

Adventures at home with Mum: Mud Kitchen Outdoor Play Renovation also a neat water wall.

Outdoor writing

Kiwi Teacher: Reggio Emilia~Sand trays with tools

provocations and play | a DC preschool teacher's exploration of reggio-inspired learning

A simple but inviting spring blossoms provocation. {from Provocations and Play} Emilia

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See, Think, Wonder: Developing Thinking Routines in the Classroom

See, Think, Wonder: Developing Thinking Routines in the Classroom (The Curious Kindergarten)

Mini Discovery Boxes for Open-Ended Play

Mini Discovery Boxes for Open-Ended Play

Mini Discovery Boxes for Open-Ended Play. I love anything which involves open ended play!

The perfume making workshop from play based inquiry (",)

The perfume making workshop from play based inquiry (",) use scented water

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