Jack and The Beanstalk

I love this for a Science/Language Arts connection. Jack and The Beanstalk. soak the beans overnight so they swell and sprout more quickly. Plant in soil, insert wooden skewer with castle and clouds (cotton balls) attached at top!

This isn't playdough, but I like the idea of creating fossils with small world dinosaurs & playdough or salt dough... (",)

Make your own fossils! Use modeling clay and some plastic dinosaurs to create dinosaur fossils. You only need 1 oz. of modeling clay per fossil.

Make Salt Dough Dinosaur Fossils with your kids - so easy to do and really works well.

Easy Dinosaur Fossils to Make with Kids

Fun Salt Dough Dinosaur Fossils to make with preschoolers and kinder aged children - paint them to make them even more realistic.

autumn sensory bin

Spring or Fall Sensory Tub-- Birdseed as "base", with things like bark and acorns and pine cones and twigs and real leaves.

Ice and Salt sensory table--from teaching 2 and 3 year olds blog--good blog with lots of ideas for early childhood ed.

Teaching 2 and 3 Year Olds: Ice and Salt in the Sensory Table. This is great for 4 year olds too.

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