DIY zipper board for kids - Laughing Kids Learn
Here is a handmade DIY zipper board for kids, which is great for developing fine motor skills, independence and sensory awareness. Suitable for ages 1 to 5.
Homemade Button Snake for Fine Motor Development - Happy Hooligans
A homemade button snake is easy to make and a great way to teach toddlers and preschoolers how to do up buttons. Great fine motor activity for all ages.
This is normal: The ramblings of a first year special ed teacher
First off, I need to apologize for not blogging since MAY! It's been a crazy couple of months. I moved TWICE since my last post and managed to start and end one job as a children's director at a Christian camp and begin a new one as a special education teacher. I am currently teaching 10 amazing, sassy, stubborn, and unpredictable 3-5th graders and LOVING it. I have an amazing support system at my school and have been learning so much from my principal, my psychologist, my instructional…
80 of the BEST Activities for 2 Year Olds | Kids Activities Blog
Check out 80 of the best activities for 2 year olds that include: pretend play, indoor activities, arts and crafts, and outdoor activities.
Abstract Art Effect Created by Pipettes
The children created abstract designs by squirting liquid watercolors all over paper towels. We prefer to use glass containers, because one gets to experience the true colors of paint this way. BABY FOOD JARS are perfect paint containers! These jars are just the right size for children to hold and move around, while they are at work. At the same time, you get to recycle and reuse them. Vibrant colors and the opportunity to create wild designs gave the children a fun way to learn color…
A Car Parking Numbers Game to Make Learning Numbers FUN!
Learn how one mom made a simple Car Parking Numbers Game for her toddler to practice his number learning and number recognition!
How To Make Story Stones and Facilitate Group Storytelling (Plus Birthday Pics)
Do you love stories? I absolutely do! Today (as I appear here after nearly two weeks) my head is buzzing with dozens of stories to tell you all from the
What Is Hiding In the Grass? Preschool Cutting Practice
Fun and creative way to encourage cutting practice for preschool and Kindergarten students.
Free Apple Playdough Mats
Help kids practice counting and making their numbers with the fun, playful playdough mats. Free Apple Playdough Mats Kids will love practicing counting and making their numbers using these fun, playful apple playdough mats. I love the tens chart at the bottom of each page. You can grab these free apple playdough mats from Life […]
Top Pinterest DIY Epic Wins!
So, if you are anything like me, you have given hours and hours of yourself to Pinterest and pinned tons of DIY projects! The conversation in my head usually goes something like this:Me: Ohhhhh, that's