We often use loose material compositions in our classroom as a way for children to tell us what they know. We set out various mater...
Eric Carle Tissue Paper Prints - The Imagination Tree
Our first activity for our Eric Carle focused week is beautiful art work made using the exact method that he describes on his own website. He created many of his pictures by simply painting and printing onto tissue paper, then cutting and sticking them to create shapes and pictures. First of all we watched this...Read More »
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"The Very Hungry Caterpillar" visuals. To use for small group game. Students can choose which choices are good choices for the caterpillar to eat.
Fine Motor Fun Feeding the Birds
Picking up worms (wool or yarn) with a set of tweezers (bird beak) and pretend feeding them to toy birds in a basket nest is a great activity children will find motivating and fun while building their fine motor skills. Children will love to pretend to feed the birds with wool worms and create stories as they play.
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849 Likes, 65 Comments - Fynn | Raising Happy Learners (@happytotshelf) on Instagram: “🐛 HUNGRY CATERPILLAR HAPPY TOT SHELF 🐛 It's been a while since I did a book theme Tot Shelf and…”
Pasta Life Cycle of a Butterfly Craft
Kids create this craft which helps teach the different stages of the life cycle of a butterfly.
Superworm Play dough Activity
Bring the storybook Superworm by Julia Donaldson to life with this simple to set up play dough activity for young children.