Reminder Pencils free from Tpet
Love this idea for making number cards using children's hands! Boulder Journey School
awesome picture prompt!
Writing Prompt: What's the building saying?
photo writing prompt
Cute idea for measurement and graphing
Tattle monsters. Kids write down non-emergency tattles that can wait and put them in here. At the end of the day they decide if it's still important enough to bring to me.
musical chairs writing When the music stops you pick up writing where the last person left off. 10 minute intervals.
A lesson in handwashing. The Hand Washing Lesson The lesson uses lotion-covered hands and glitter to illustrate how germs spread. I placed glitter on one students hand and had the student shake hands, high five, and share a pencil with other students, and watching their reactions when they then had glitter (germs) on their hands was great! They then took turns washing their hands, learning just how much effort you should use
Ten Tips for Circletime in the Preschool Classroom by Teach Preschool - This is excellent for rethinking your approach to the weekly lesson.
Hammering activity for young ones: cut pieces of straws to be hammered into a pat of playdoh.
Use popsicle sticks, tissue paper, and bulletin board borders to make birthday cupcakes. | 36 Clever DIY Ways To Decorate Your Classroom
Locks and Keys. Lots of uses! Matching. Fine motor skills. Foundation Stage. Teaching. Classroom. Resources. EYFS. Early Years. Reception. Children. Learning.
Beach Sensory Tub - Smart before taking child to beach for the 1st time <3
"I'm Done" Cups read a book from the classroom library read from my book bag read the decodable books write a letter write a story write a list practice math flashcards practice reading flashcards file papers practice spelling words make a sound/spelling circle map make a number of the day circle map
Birthday pencils for each student. Get it done at the beginning of the year and then no forgetting
Great website for learners with multiple sensory needs
sight words typed really small. Kids have to find with magnifying glass.
Sight word practice sheets. Use are a bingo marker to find the path through the page.
Sorting. Phonics. Sounds. Literacy. Foundation Stage. Teaching. Classroom. Resources. EYFS. Early Years. Reception. Children. Learning.
Book Tasting. This could be fun for the beginning of the year. Have the kids "taste" different books and fill in their reading notebook with what books they want to read that year... Love this! I'd add a plate of cookies, carrots or whatever to each table too.
Quiet Critters - when you decide it's important for students to be quiet, pass out the quiet critters. Take them away from students who talk. At the end of the activity anyone who still has a quiet critter gets a prize, point, whatever you use. cute!
What a fun illustration to go with some "me" writing.
Simple Fairy Tale Crafts for Preschoolers... my 4yrs old came up with this idea all by herself. Some old corks, a little glue and wool.. and hey presto.. you have a fairy tale to reinact. We made Rapunzel, Little Red Riding Hood and Snow White. Adorable and DO-able!