A, Bee, C, Preschool: Building Shapes. Kindergarten readiness: Colored craft sticks are labeled with the number of sides each shape has, ie: 3 purple sticks - triangle. The children will choose a color and build the matching colored shape from the sticks.
so I love this for a Science/Language Arts connection. Jack and The Beanstalk. soak the beans overnight so they swell and sprout more quickly. Plant in soil, insert wooden skewer with castle and clouds (cotton balls) attached at top.
Slap (with a fly swatter)! Call out a word, definition, or math problem and the first person to slap the answer adds it to their pile. Use for vocabulary, sight words, math facts. so many possibilities!
If only my classroom floors were cleaned more than once a year. The human clock! Pairs of students decided who would be the hour hand and who would be the minute hand. Then, they picked a time to represent and the rest of the class read the clock.