Learning from Preschoolers | Throwing "flies" into a spider web

This is a game that includes both fine and gross motor skills. Picking up small cotton balls has to do with fine motor skills and throwing the cotton balls is a gross motor skill. All you need for this activity is cotton balls, tape, and a hula hoop

How to act out the life cycle of a butterfly. Would be ideal for P.E during a topic on life cycles

Gross Motor Development: Preschool Fun gross motor activity to get the wiggles out, while learning about the life cycle of a butterfly! Spring, Bugs, and movement activities.

I love these ladybird counters! Made using: bottle tops, a permanent marker and some googly eyes. Perfect for counting, game counters or what about sorting?

Bottle top ladybugs (turn into math game by varying the # of spots, write numeral on bottom for self-checking) I'd use plastic bottle caps for this.

easy butterfly feeder

i dont have kids or butterflies.A butterfly feeder is easy to make and a great way for kids to learn about nature.

Bug splat tricky words

sight word game: One student reads a word while two other students race to try to smack the bug with the corresponding word. Could do with math facts as well.