Smelling Sensory Bottles
For our “My Amazing Body” theme, I made some smelling bottles. Although my version doesn’t really follow the traditional Montessori method b...
Does Anyone Ever Feel This Way?
That's right. ANGRY. I took this self portrait on Tuesday as I was thrashing and screaming about my home. My poor mother experienced this animorphic transformation when I spilled her smoothie all over the ice tray in the freezer. (I think the ice machine took offense because it hasn't made any ice since...) I was so angry that I did what any mature, self-respecting young adult would do. I threw a tantrum. Granted it was contained in the form of a journal entry, but I think at one point I…
What are Centers in Preschool and Why are They Important? | Fun-A-Day!
Setting up centers in preschool and kindergarten classrooms doesn't have to be overwhelming! Here's a breakdown of how to incorporate and use ECE centers.
How to Set up the Dramatic Play Center in an Early Childhood Classroom - Pocket of Preschool
The Dramatic play center is a place students can go to pretend, imagine, and be creative. Students can pretend to be anyone and do anything! This is powerful for our little learners. It is a place that promotes high-level thinking, problem solving, turn taking, and is rich place for teaching vocabulary. Students can learn and...Read More
How to Set Up the Math Center in an Early Childhood Classroom - Pocket of Preschool
How to set up your math center in your preschool, pre-k, and kindergarten classroom. FREE path game!
Play More Month - DaddiLife
Ask anyone over 30 to recount their most treasured memories of childhood play, and few will be indoors. Independent play, outdoors, and varied, is what we remember. As things stand,…
Continuous Provision Planning
Planning for Continuous Provision can be very time consuming and what gets written on paper often doesn't translate into actual practice. I have been working with a number of schools...