Build Confidence! 55 Positive Things To Say To Your Child - Beenke
Here's 55 positive things to say to your child to help them feel confident and loved! Words of encouragement like these build feeling of self worth. Positive things to say to kids boost self esteem and encourage a growth mindset.
Choices Family Daycare
Creative and Simple ...... Create each child's name on computer, put inside a sheet protector....when making their name-----make first letter...
5 Different Activities for 6 Lines of Tape
Six simple lines of tape can lead to almost endless fun! Try these 5 easy activities using just six lines of tape to build gross motor skills.
Nestled amongst one of our cedar trees is a beautiful robin's nest. We noticed the brightly colored eggs from across the yard, and h...
Reggio-Emilia: How To Bring the Most Out of Your Early Learning Environment
My quest this year was to create a more organized, visually pleasing environment in our preschool classroom. My inspiration has come from...
Baby Play! (aka Brain Building) - The OT Toolbox
This blog post is one of our most popular activities. Since writing this post in 2012, I’ve updated the images and added a few links to related blog posts for you to see. Thanks for stopping by and joining us! P.S. It’s SO hard to believe that the little cuties that are the star of ... Read More about Baby Play! (aka Brain Building)
Put your favorite children's book in a discovery bottle!
Ignite the senses while exploring literacy in your classroom! I am joining a few of my fellow bloggers today to bring you some new ideas for making Affordable and Amazing Discovery Bottles! I have been making a new collection of discovery bottles this year which I call Literacy Discovery
Playing with nuts, bolts and washers - Laughing Kids Learn
Allow your child to explore and have fun playing with nuts, bolts and washers. Great activity for developing fine motor skills and coordination during play.
How to make homemade watercolor paints recipe
It's very easy and inexpensive to make your own watercolor paints. Here's a 'how to' taken from my new book Art Spark with homemade watercolor paint recipes and links to famous art example that use paint made from natural ingredients.