Making 10! great idea! First Grade Smiles Done as partners ~ Each student had ten cubes of one color and a blank copy of the chart. As a class, traded one color cube with our partner and colored in our chart to match. Fantastic to reach all learners: oral, visual, kinethetic, tactile.
Monet Craft for Kids using your fingers, tempera paint, and masking tape...I love the idea of letting kids paint with their fingers, and appreciate the link to the original work of art included here. I also like the step by step directions, and the biography of the artist. What else could I possibly need?
Cutting grass with scissors. Use this fun sensory activity in the outdoor classroom. Take a sandbox and make many holes for drainage. Fill with potting soil and plant grass seed. Cover seeds with a thin layer of soil. We will be adding a fence, rocks and animals.
Go on an outdoor line hunt with your preschooler this summer! Links to activities for home or school based on the Montessori activity of walking on the line.
counting with playdough: I'm using this method to teach my 4 year old simple addition. She loves it!
Garden Art Rock Caterpillar. A simple fun project for kids to enjoy. Kids enjoy treasure hunting for rocks and sticks and decorating with non-toxic acrylic paint. Encourage them to find a garden nook to add their creation. | The Micro Gardener
Great tips and garden activities for April with ideas for gardening with kids
Tin Can Hanging Garden Planters ... whilst metal will eventually rust in the outdoors, upcycling tin cans is a cheap and cheerful way to make your own short-term planters, especially for kids gardens. This tutorial shows you how. For more creative container gardens visit themicrogardener.... | The Micro Gardener