Little Makers: gravity painting
This fall I am starting a new preschool program, Little Makers, once a month on Saturday mornings. All of our preschool-only programs have been during the week, so I wanted another option for parents who work and a chance to explore making and STEAM with the little ones. When I was planning the program, I…
Outdoor Mark Making Chalkboard Daisies 5pk
Bright, attractive and weather resistant these colourful chalkboard daisies will transform dull playground fencing into an exciting and fun area.
The Power of Art - Journey Into Early Childhood I love the presentation and visual organization of the materials. The black shelves allow the colors to appear vibrant and easily distinguishable. The paint chips are a wonderful way to show hues and gradient... good idea!
Scissor and Snipping Tuff Spot Tray - perfect for Early Years fine motor skills development.
A set of scissor safety posters, perfect for reminding your children how to act safely with the scissors. Required in all classrooms!
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Boulder Journey School
Last month I had the pleasure of attending the Boulder Journey School Conference. It was a wonderful, thought-provoking gathering. I highly recommend this conference for an enriching professional development experience. (And the thrift stores in Boulder are amazing!) I was taken back by the gorgeous environments. I wanted to share a few glimpses into this beautiful school. I thought this was such a dynamic art making space. I love the diversity of materials and the display of the work…
Setting up the 3rd Teacher: A peek into Sidney's Classroom
Click to read this blog post and be inspired to set up your own Reggio inspired classroom.
Lines, Dots and So Much More!
Handwriting has never been easy to teach to kindergartners, but it is in the Common Core Standards that they learn how to print letters corr...
Active World Tray In the Classroom - Modern Teaching Blog
In this blog post from Modern Teaching Aids, we explore 5 ways to use your Active World Tray in the classroom.
Reggio Inspired: Chandeliers
The construction of chandeliers is a regular center in the Reggio Inspired classrooms. The chandelier hangs in the room once it is complete. Two teachers I work with, Ms. Schouten and Ms. Winters, have some amazing chandeliers their children have constructed. This is a chandelier center in progress. The base of the chandelier typically hangs over the working surface. If you look, you can see containers of beads beneath the bicycle wheel (so dang cool) that is the base of this chandelier…