Preschool Construction Theme - Planning Playtime
Looking for fun Preschool Construction Theme Activities for kids? Check out these 16 Hands-On Construction Learning Activities and Crafts for Preschool or Kindergarten.
FREE Community Helper activities for kindergarten and first grade - printables games and worksheets
ALL ABOUT ME & MY COMMUNITY I absolutely love teaching All About Me and My Community ! In this unit we cover four themes that are so much fun: All About Me, All About My Family, All About Community Helpers and When I Grow Up. You all know that I love thematic teaching units , and this
Construction Site Dramatic Play
How to create a Construction Site in the dramatic play perfect for preschool, pre-k, and kindergarten. Plus how to sneak in tons of literacy, math, and STEM too! Use materials you already have in your classroom.
Preschool: Community - Mrs. Plemons' Kindergarten
Our community theme is one of my favorites because there are so many fun things we can do. I could probably spend a month on this theme exploring lots of jobs, places and community helpers. Here were our plans for our community theme: And here are the details for each activity: Making Inferences: Madelynn loves […]
Robot Challenge Screen
These read-alouds will get your students discussing the importance of growth mindset, perseverance, and building friendships. Each read aloud includes lesson plans, text dependent questions, response to text graphic organizers, writing, and a craftivity.
Hanging Cloths Task
Hanging cloths is a life skills task that helps with find motor skills. I found a wire rack and decided to put it to use by using it as the hanging rack for the cloths. I printed out several pictures of cloths and found the small craft size cloths pins to hang them with. The student takes the cloths out of the basket and hangs them on different sections of the rack.
Activities with Balls for Preschoolers - Pre-K Pages
Preschoolers love to play with balls. You could plan a ball theme or a shapes theme. You could include ball activities in other themes, such as summer, ocean, or beach. You could add a little more gross motor action in some of your centers. Check out these 30 ideas for some rolling, bouncing fun in ...
Our new white shoes
Your kids will love this Pete the Cat inspired activity! We have been reading many of the "Pete the Cat" books by Eric Litwin and the latest book we read was "Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes." ... In this book, Pete the Cat takes a walk
Mitten Roll and Cover Mats
Make learning letters and numbers fun and effective with these mitten roll and cover mats. They are perfect for winter math and literacy centers or morning work. Use the alphabet version to teach letter sounds and letter formation and the number version to teach number sense and number formation.
All About Ramps - Science for Little Learners (preschool, pre-k, & kinder)
Make learning all about Ramps (inclined planes), motion, and force fun and hands on in your classroom! Use a small table or a small bookshelf to create an engaging science center full of hands on materials for students to explore and investigate using the included printables, vocabulary cards, book,...
How to Build Classroom Community
A read-aloud book such as Our Class is a family is an amazing way to build a positive, safe, and supportive community in your classroom!
Clothes Study (Creative Curriculum)
Clothes Study (Creative Curriculum)The Creative Curriculum studies from Teaching Strategies come with an extended package of ideas and books, but you have to create all materials that go with it for each study. This "Clothes Study" packages comes with ideas for dramatic play areas, activities, label...
How to Make Your Own Bouncy Balls (An Easy Experiment for Kids!) | STEM Education Guide
This easy DIY bouncy ball activity is a great way to learn about chemical reactions. You just need a few ingredients to make your own fun bouncy ball.
Books for the Block Center - Pre-K Pages
A book list to supplement the block center or building with blocks for preschool, pre-k, and kindergarten. Books to read aloud related to building, construction, and blocks.
Creative Curriculum Buildings Study Objective Sheets
This product is to be used along with Creative Curriculum. These are the weekly objectives for the Buildings Study. It includes color and black and white.These cards work best if they are laminated. They can be hung up at the front of the room near the board to show what you are working on in the cl...