10 Preschool Transitions- Songs and Chants to Help Your Day Run Smoothly
Have you ever met a preschooler who doesn’t like music? Maybe I’m wrong, but I think every little kid is drawn to music. There’s something about it that draws them in and points their attention at whoever is making music. Over the summer I took a class on early childhood transitions with a lot of preschool …
Amazing source of reading aloud with interuptions. It displays how children can get distracted from the many different activities and expeirneces in their environment and find it hard to conserntrate and this displays how reading aloud impacts their learning postively
Five Classroom Management Games. I really love the Mr. Potato head idea. Everytime the class gets a compliment they get to add something to Mr. Potato head. When he is complete they get a reward. Students would love this.
a really fun idea for classroom management/transitions... the "action cup!" write different actions on popsicle sticks, such as "pretend your legs are spaghetti" and have one student pick an action for the class to do each time they transition! there's a list of actions at the website!
Put several colors of food coloring into a container of ice cubes. When they are frozen, place two colorful ice cubes into a ziploc bag and give a bag to each child. Talk with your preschooler about mixing color combinations, and let your toddler enjoy the sensation of pushing the ice cube around the bag.