salt dough, cooks hard. This works really well. I used it for a class project
Salt Dough Handprints - The Imagination Tree
Ideas for learning the days of the week
Fun Ways to Learn the Days of the Week
10 Preschool Transitions-- Songs and Chants to Help Your Day Run Smoothly
Top Teacher, good ideas for my prek classroom
how to make a light table at home
DIY Light Box Color Exploration - No Time For Flash Cards
DIY Story Cups for Light Play -- fun for light table storytelling or pretend play from Play Trains!
Story Cups for Light Play - Play Trains!
How to Make Silly Putty with Borax
How to Make Silly Putty
Great ideas for storytelling with play dough
Gingerbread man storytelling with play dough - NurtureStore
Use paint sticks and velcro to make a sequencing activity that can be used with any book.
Pretend elevator. Genius.
5 senses picture sort.. I love using picture sorting cards for independent work stations
Here's a great idea for creating a five senses booklet.
My 5 Senses: This is a fun unit plan with hands on ideas to teach the five senses. Smelly jars, feeling bags, and much more. Plus writing activities to go along with them. Only $4.50 on teachers pay teachers.
I used this in my classroom this week and the kids loved it!!! Classroom Manners - Can You Teach My Alligator Manners? - Disney Junior Official
great! ignore/move away/talk friendly/talk firmly/get adult help
Love this idea for following pictorial directions! Would also be great for a math lesson on sequence.
Humpty Dumpty craft: help put him together again Activities for Nursery Rhyme week - 6/16/13 - 6/22/13
20 indoor activities for kids—besides TV! "I don’t have a problem with TV or movies—we watch them both. But we all know they’re FAR too often the default choice of leisure time for children. They can easily suck away imagination, energy, and the innocence of our kids, and a few hours of distraction just isn’t worth that, in my opinion." pencil holder, indoor kid activities, craft, indoor activities, activities for kids, school suppli, indoor recess, video games, crayons
20 indoor activities for kids - besides TV.
kindness wreath | add a ribbon for each act of kindness you catch a student doing throughout the year (i just love this, art, academic classes...any class -jlg)