A Painted Branch // Collaborative Art with Kids
Collect branches, or just one branch, from outside and use tempera paints for a collaborative art experience for kids.
Stomping in the Mud
Thanks everyone for your support over the past four years. Stomping will be closed for the 2015/2016 school year. Check back for an update in the spring for our September 2016 plans. We hope you have a wonderful summer. Thanks for Stomping by!
Real Spider Web Embellishment
Have you ever used an actual, real, natural spider web, made by a big hairy scary spider, in your paper crafting? I certainly had fun creating these layouts after the web harvesting experience I had in my yard some time ago. It's a fun project to do with young child if you happen to have one around. My daughter was amazed at the great results and appreciates the beauty of nature all the more. The idea came to me last fall in my yard when I noticed a lot of large flat spider webs suspended…
Best Online School UK | Cambridge Home School
CHS is the most-established selective online independent school based in Cambridge UK. A British education that will allow your child to progress to elite Universities worldwide including Oxford, Cambridge and Top US Universities.
Challenging Outdoor Activities for Boys
Every morning as soon as we leave the carpet and the doors to outside open, my boys take off at 100mph and would happily spend the rest of the day chasing each other around the setting like maniacs…
Practical Phonics Activities - Stimulating Learning
A few of the phonics activities we complete in my early years classroom - from Rachel (",)
Lets talk about provocations...
Lets talk about provocations... What is a provocation? The options really are endless! Provocations are happening wether you come from a Reggio Emilia inspired centre or not. They are the questions we ask, the materials we put out, the music we put on...even we as teachers act as a provocation sometimes... Heres how Journey in Early Childhood defines it... Deliberate and thoughtful decisions made by the teacher to extend the ideas of children. Teachers provide materials, media and general…
Creative Area Ideas for Early Years
Excellent ways to provide an accessible creation station for children and lots of ways to vary art inside the classroom with a variety of materials.
How to Make Easy Valentine Brownies with Toddlers
This cooking activity is simple for toddlers and would make a nice treat for a home or classroom party!