Love these tips - originally on a parent blog but very applicable to teachers!

And Next Comes L

Swat It! 3 Preschool Learning Games. Easy gross motor activity that can be adapted for colors, shapes, letters, numbers, or any early learning objective.

Swat It! 3 Preschool Learning Games

This is a VERY good post if you are looking to land a teaching job or even just reflect on why you teach. I LOVED this!

Classroom Compulsion: Teacher Interview Tips & Tricks

Matching Socks Activity

Izzie, Mac and Me: Storytime From A-Z: Fox In Socks

Milk and Cookies Storytime, Cookie Monster Activity

Milk & Cookies | Sunflower Storytime

This Rainbow Bear Color Matching Spinner Game is such a fun way for preschoolers to learn their colors! Use it for language development too!

Rainbow Bear Color Matching Spinner Game - Life Over Cs

Crayon Heart Valentines « Do It And How

20 FUN diy Valentines Card Ideas

DIY Salt tray with Alphabet Cards-I like the tray. I use old plastic containors with lids. This would be nice for a stay there center unlike my centers that move from room to room.

DIY Salt Tray and Alphabet Cards

She stores all the papers for each unit/theme in binders. So smart. I keep cramming stuff into bursting filing cabinets.

Teaching With Terhune: Organization

Ridiculously inspired by the idea of a tapestry table for preschoolers and kindergarteners (so 3-6 years)

Sewing School: The Tapestry Table

tapestry table - kids Art

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How to dye chickpeas for sensory play #sensory #preschool

Rainbow Chickpeas {How to Dye Dried Chickpeas for Sensory Play}

lego matching

Following Instructions

One to One Correspondence Tasks

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Ring bead counting for math and fine motor.

Ring Bead Counting

Back to School Preschool Centers - FREE Alphabet Sorting Fine Motor Activity

Back to School Preschool Centers

do with a felt board. make shapes in different colors for color sorting also (every shape orange, every shape blue, etc.) - can sort by rows, columns, diagonal...

Diapers to Diplomas: April 2010

Washing babies (and baby clothes!) in the water table. This actually fits well under "dramatic play" too. What a great idea to incorporate clothes washing too. Apparently it attracted both girls and boys. From Tomsensori.


Clear the Paper Clutter: Monthly Organization

Clear the Paper Clutter: Monthly Organization

Harry the Dirty Dog Craft for Kids; Based on the book by Gene Zion.

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preK hickory dickory dock craft. Each student makes a mouse for 1 clock or each student makes their own clock mouse

Tippytoe Crafts: Hickory Dickory Dock Mice

19 Preschool Car Craft Ideas

When something is bugging me I can say...

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classroom environments: Creating Community pictures of each part of our day

classroom environments: Creating Community

Tot School: Ten Apples on Top felt board (counting unit)

em & me: Tot School: Letter I and Numbers