Calm Down Bottles for the Classroom
One of the most important things that we can teach our preschoolers is how to self-regulate when they get too excited, anxious, or overly stimulated. A strategy that works well to help preschoolers regulate their emotions is to provide a quiet corner or nook that is stocked with "Calm Down" bottles.
Outdoor Sticky Mural for Toddlers - I Can Teach My Child!
It's Day 9 0f our 31 Days of Outdoor Activities for Toddlers! Years ago we did a similar Outdoor Sticky Collage with the boys (although it
Reflexão: O Fósforo e a vela
Certo dia,o fósforo disse para a vela: -Hoje irei te acender! -Ah não -disse a vela.Você não percebe que se me acender,meus dias estarão contados?? Não faça uma maldade dessa comigo... -Então Você quer permanecer por toda a sua vida assim? Dura,fria e sem nunca ter brilhado? -Perguntou o fósforo. -Mas tem que queimar... Isso dói demais e consome todas as minhas forças -murmurou a vela. Então respondeu o fósforo : -Tem toda razão! Mas essa é a nossa missão. Tu e eu fomos feitos para ser luz…
Cross-Curricular Kindness Positive Mind Set Lessons Book Companions
Teach students important character traits including consideration, community, positive attitudes, compassion, and kindness with this comprehensive and cross-curricular resource. “I Spy Kindness” explicitly teaches the value of kindness and engages students in guided recognition and practice of consideration for others.
13 Musical Storytelling Activities for Kids - Let's Play Music
A round up of musical storytelling activities from the Kid Blogger Network - 13 brilliant ideas for musical extensions to much loved and traditional stories
Beautiful Suncatcher Mandalas Nature Craft and Symmetry Activity -
Enjoy spending time outside with the kids, and then bring all their nature treasures inside to make a beautiful mandala nature craft. As kids craft they can explore nature, count, and decorate symmetrical circles using a paper plate and our free symmetrical circles template from our Symmetry Circles Math Activity. If you prefer, you could always […]