The Secret to Cutting Felt & Making Felt Storyboards for Preschoolers
I’m taking a curriculum class for Early Childhood Education this semester. For my final project, I have to turn in a curriculum box at the end of the semester, with quite a few felt/flannel s…
For my Mice themed story time I flannelized the book Mouse Paint by Ellen Stoll Walsh and made it into a box story. Well, actually I made the pieces out of foam which worked nicely on the box as t…
DIY Felt Board for Story Retelling - Mrs. Plemons' Kindergarten
Disclosure: Some of these products were samples provided to me to try. Opinions and the choice to use are 100% my own! This post contains product links. Hi Friends! I am excited to share with you a fun do it yourself project I have been working on to help with story retelling in kindergarten. If you are […]
Winter Wonderland Storytime
This storytime, we will be learning about Winter and what we do when it is cold and snowy outside. We will do map and winter clothing activities, read four books, sing four songs with motions, and finish with a snowman ornament craft!
How to Cut Felt With a Cricut to Make a Fall Table Runner
I cut felt with a Cricut to make a colorful fall table runner. I love the houndstooth fabric and the felt leaves. See how I use my Cricut to cut them!
Five Little Snowmen --- Re-Telling Craftivity and Poem
Kiddos LOVE telling, re-telling and acting out poems like "Five Little Snowmen" over and over again! This "Five Little Snowmen" re-telling craftivity is yet another way for students to have fun with this terrific, engaging poem! For a better look, just click on PREVIEW! Students will be making a re...
Polar Bear, Polar Bear, What Do You Hear? Retell Literacy Center Activity
Create your own Polar Bear retelling activity with this free download for kindergarten. This is how I created a Polar Bear Polar Bear What Do You Hear retell activity to go in our retell center as a storytelling option for my kindergarten students. Let me show you what's in our set and give you the materials to make it happen in your classroom too. It's one of my favorite literacy centers and we usually introduce Polar Bear, Polar Bear, What Do You Hear? in the fall. I like using this book…
PDF Pattern & tutorial - 2 Quiet book pages Farmbook: Cow, pig and sheep
This is an instant download PATTERN to make your own quiet book pages. You can DOWNLOAD and print the pattern after purchase. The pattern also includes a STEP BY STEP tutorial with lots of photos and instructions to make this quiet book pages. I've translated everything into English (I'm Dutch). It's so much fun to make a quiet book for your little one and so special to see your baby play with it and treasure it! The finished quiet book pages measure 22 x 22 cm. Activities: - You can let…
How to Cut Felt: The Secret to Cutting Perfect Felt Shapes
Would you like the secret to consistently cutting perfect felt shapes? Learn how to cut felt into perfect shapes every time using this quick tutorial.
Sensory Fidget Marble Maze Mat
Our occupational therapy fidget maze is easily used in all school settings. The student pushes a small ball through a maze. Besides being fun- this helps build fine motor skills. This product also provides a sense of accomplishment, allowing for confidence as a warm-up before higher-skilled tasks. Teachers find this to
Cars Themed Printable Quiet Book
Today is a big day. This might be my favorite quiet book theme to date! I LOVE this cars quiet book so much! I guess it’s more a “vehicles” quiet book, or “things that go” themed quiet book, since not all of the pages are cars. If you are new to our quiet books, you …
DIY Felt Board & Storyboards
Hi, friends! The art of retelling a story is often a complex skill for some of our kinder friends. Trying to remember all of the key details, events and characters can be tricky. This year, I
Best DIY Quiet Books for Church or other Quiet Places!
If you're planning a trip with your toddler or even just headed to church on Sunday, you might be interested in creating a DIY quiet book to take with you. Quiet books can keep your child busy and quiet for hours! If you have a family of young kids, you know very well the hair-pulling stress of trying to keep them quiet for a given amount of time where you're among other adults also trying to keep their focus, whether this be at church, in a meeting, or on an airplane. My mom put together…