12 easy and creative nature crafts for preschoolers this fall
We've rounded up 12 easy and creative nature crafts you can make with your preschoolers at home this fall, thanks to Adventure Ahead by KinderCare.
Lines, Dots and So Much More!
Handwriting has never been easy to teach to kindergartners, but it is in the Common Core Standards that they learn how to print letters correctly. Each year I have tried through the traditional ways of working on fine motor skills the first half and then formal handwriting sheets the second half of the year. It never worked so this year I tried something new... An inquiry about lines! I asked the kids what kind of lines they knew of. At first they drew straight lines, but then started to…
5 Story Stones Ideas: Storytelling with Rocks
We've done a lot of rock arts and crafts in our home, but we have yet to make story stones. It's on our activity list for this afternoon, though, and I can't wait! In preparation, I've collected a few resources and posts with story stones ideas... There are so many ways to make story stones! I've seen story stones made with a variety of materials, including: acrylic paint fabric collage magazine collage Sharpie oil-based paint pens Sharpie permanent markers. (I haven't decided which way to…
Are you looking for more letter activities for your children to play with at home? These are perfect~ letter stones! I am so in love with them! They are absolutely enjoyable to play with and were really easy and inexpensive to make. I saw this post on making story stones from Happy Hooligans and pinned …
THE SECRET TO HOW TO TEACH HANDWRITING
The Secret to Teaching Handwriting - Use this one simple DIY project to help pre-writers to distinguish between straight and curved lines to help build their understanding of shape and help establish correct letter and number formation later | you clever monkey
DIY Nativity Story Stones
Create your own Nativity Story Stones to help children understand the true meaning of Christmas. These simple stones are easy to make.
Story Stones and Painted Rocks
I love that something as natural as a rock can been turned into something magical with just a little paint. Story stones and painted rocks are a great way to foster storytelling, creative play and