This is what happens when you microwave a bar of Ivory soap! Then you can tear it up, color it, and mold it into shapes! It's not wet and messy, either!
photo prompts for journals? Yes, please!
Getting to know you game.
Twitter door- have a laminated strip for every child and they get time to update status about something they learned, liked or happened during school that day! Gets them writing and ties in something they're probably already interested in!
Make a Bouncing Polymer Ball - Experiment with Polymers
Questions to use during inquiry work, to encourage deeper thinking .....Follow for Free 'too-neat-not-to- keep' literacy tools fun teaching stuff :)
SUPER COOL site that shows images of kids going to school around the world. Pinned image is of Inuit boy attending traditional school near Arctic circle.
This checklist is a way to ensure that you are on the right track with shifting away from “doing a project” and moving towards project-based learning.
Inquiring Minds: Mrs. Myers' Kindergarten: How I Plan and Implement Project/Inquiry Based Learning In My Class
lots of ideas for pendulum play!