I like this hands-on approach to maths; great for those outdoor learners ~ this link opens up to an article on Kindergarten Math but so many of the activities can be adapted to younger children, like the leaf activity pictured here.
Jack and the beanstalk inspired Finger Gym. Green spaghetti in the dough. Carefully place the leaves and wheetos to build a beanstalk.
Last week (yes, I'm a little behind) we read Jack and the Beanstalk, which ties in nicely to my seeds and planting theme. We began by reading Jack and the Beanstalk (the version by Little Golden Books). When we finished reading the story, we noticed that there was a large note hanging on our Morning…
Start with one "magic" bean taped to the bottom along with an invitation to draw what it would become. Lovely! Reading Jack in the Beanstalk together would be a nice rainy day addition to this project.