Joyful Learning in the Early Years
I am a Reggio Emilia inspired Full Day Kindergarten teacher and mother to three young children. This blog is meant as a communication tool for the families of our children and as a learning tool for the many educators who follow us. Please feel free to comment on posts and participate in our collective understanding of emergent curriculum.
How To Grip A Pencil Poster
How can I show children correct pencil grip? Learning how to correctly grip a pencil is a key skill for children to master as they get to grips with handwriting. Luckily, teaching correct pencil grip is easy with this fantastic set of posters.The posters show the three simple steps to correctly gripping a pencil: nip, flip and grip. Each step rhymes to make it easier for your pupils to remember the order. Every time they pick up a pencil, all they've got to do is remember to nip, flip and…
Teacher's Pet » Classroom Inspiration
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Linked Provision' is a bit of a hybrid that I first used with a Reception setting to help them to get round their issue of hearing guided readers, without compromising their Continuous Provision.
Ready or Not, Here we go!
I have had the best time "creating" my classroom for this new school year. Tonight was Orientation and tomorrow starts a brand new year. When I was a little girl, the night before the first day of school was like the night before Christmas. I loved it. Still do. Gumballs and pennant bunting...so fun! (Writing Center) "Swimmingly" Good Behavior! Pennant Name Plates! My happy place for the next 9 months! Now I just need some students to fill it up. Looking forward to making memories with them!
Artists and Art (and SOTW 1) – Cave Painting
Well, the plan was to wait until August to start Story of the World Volume 1, but it just seemed that we couldn’t wait. We’ll probably be finished or closed to finished the first volum…
Cave Art for Kids
Cave Art for Kids: Build a cardboard cave, then decorate its walls! A great craft for studying cave art and prehistoric times with kids.
Journey into Play
Creating quieter spaces in your environment enables children to retreat and have time to themselves or with a small group of children away from busier...
Teacher's Pet - Primary Classroom Resources, Displays, Activities - EYFS, KS1, KS2
Primary classroom resources, displays, home learning activities, topic packs, PowerPoints, assessment, teaching ideas, inspiration and more at Teacher's Pet...