Frozen Ocean Animal Rescue
Gracen and I are lucky enough to have one of her little friends join us for an afternoon of play each Wednesday. They play quite well together, so I put a few things out for them to explore in advance, then step back to let them play, helping communication and sharing happen when needed. We…
Alphabet Sounds Fishing and Matching game - The Imagination Tree
Use ping-pong balls to practise letter names and sounds with a fun fishing and matching alphabet game for pre-schoolers!
Recycling Milk Containers
I hate throwing away plastic containers as there are so many ways to recycle them. Here are a few ways to recycle plastic milk containers. Really, the possibilities are endless and it is great for children to think of ways to recycle in all aspects of their lives. MILK CARTON POT PLANTS After putting drainage holes in the base of the container, the children drew decorations on the sides of the milk carton with permanent markers. They then added potting mix and their seeds. MILK CARTON…
Spiderman Sensory Box
Any fan of Spiderman will love this sensory box. This box contains hours of scooping, sorting, exploring, and pretend play! Included: 6 cups of red and blue rice 1 Spiderman figurine 1 laminated city scape 10 red and blue stars 2 foam star stickers 2 measuring cups (sizes vary) 1 black scoop 1 spoon 1 label for easy organization and storage TUB NOT INCLUDED DUE TO SMALL PIECES, ADULT SUPERVISION IS RECOMMENDED FOR CHILDREN UNDER 3
Sensory Play for Toddlers & Kids – Ice World
Ice World is a sensory activity for toddlers and pre-school children that involves playing with ice, water and sea theme props. Older children will still
Dynamite Pirate Themed Sensory Bins
We love using sensory bins in the preschool classroom! International Talk Like A Pirate Day is September 19th and, if you're entertaining the idea of adding a few pirate themed activities to your lesson or even planning a pirate unit for later in the school year, you don't want to miss out on these fabulous pirate themed sensory bins! Both bins offer something a little different - the first more of a 'digging for treasure' theme and the second playing a bit more to traditional pirate colors…
Frozen Ice Castles from Sand Castle Molds
Disney nailed it with their newest princess movie, Frozen. These Frozen ice castles from sand castle molds are easy to make and will inspire your kids to re-create scenes from what, I'm sure, has become
Pipe Cleaner Fishing Game for Toddlers
Pipe Cleaner Fishing Game for Toddlers provides ways to work on fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination
I am cutting up straws and putting magnetic upper and lower case letters in for letter recognition... You can also use these to find letters for sight words.
I tried making Filth Wizardy’s Aluminum Foil River which looks so awesome. It did not work out no matter how hard I tried I cold not get our river to work. So Ihad a ton of aluminum foil left in one big sheet that I had to use for something so I decided to line …
Learning Through Play: 30 Awesome Sensory Bins | From ABCs to ACTs
Sensory bins are a fantastic way to engage and entertain toddlers and preschoolers. Here are 30 of our favorite sensory bins from around the web.