Flower challenge | Fine motor flower fun
The folks over at Tinkerlab have given us a new challenge and today's challenge was to do something with flowers... For our science center, I set out some flowers that were definitely looking at their very last
This "spider web" activity can help enhance social skills and strengthen language development as they can work in groups to figure out a creative and efficient way to get every child across to the other side, through the spider web. It also helps enhance motor skills and hand-eye coordination. This is a versatile activity as it can be done using minimal materials and can be done both indoors and outdoors.
Silhouette and Shadow Play
This morning Miss Daisy (18mo) and I wandered into the kitchen to get her bottle. It was 6:30am - a little earlier than usual and the sun was lower and really shining brightly through the kitchen windows. Miss Daisy noticed her shadow on the pantry and said, "Scarlet" like she would when looking in a mirror. I decided to use this opportunity for some fun play and a little lesson on the sun and shadows! Miss Daisy had a little fun on her own going up close and far away from the pantry and…