20 Great Stories and Fun Activities to go along with them #preschool #storytime #books #playdates

Magnetic number Fishing. They add what they catch. Must do!

The Educators' Spin On It: Join the Fun with Eric Carle {50+ Activities}

Great way to make "Chicka Chicka Boom Boom!" come to life. Let them do the letters while you tell the story.

Books with activities to go along with them

Amazing activities to go with themes and books! I don't know how she has the time but I love her stuff!

Dr Jean who let the letter's out activity -- this site is great!

Telling time activity- so smart!

Pre-school Busy Book. Love this idea!! Fun project for a big cousin to make for a little cousin (or sister) :-)

Books • Little Monkey Calms Down

Button Sorting Cups

5 Rhyming games for kids - rhyming is the first step to reading ... keeping it fun is a great way to develop a love of reading in kids!

I like her ideas. Thinking about adding something like this to the calm box but adding different variations like outlines of people/animals that you can draw in the details of a face (ex: draw different feelings- happy, sad, mad etc) 5 Dry Erase Busy Bag Ideas (Day 20) 31 Days of Busy Bags & Quiet Time Activities @ AllOurDays.com

Do your kids like the book We're Going on a Bear Hunt?" Check out this awesome Obstacle Course to go with it!

Chicka Chicka Boom Boom: You can't start the preschool year without a keepsake handprint project! The poem says it all: I made a special palm tree On my first day of preschool. I painted parts of me To make it really cool! My fingers made the coconuts. My hands made the leaves. My arm made the trunk. preschool's such a breeze!

Give this a try - it's fun!

Use paint sticks and velcro to make a sequencing or story event center....or a mini visual schedule

name activities for preschool - great ideas for hands-on learning

Over 20 Water Bin Play Activities For Kids

Fun personalized book for your little pirate http://rstyle.me/n/mcmprnyg6

Fun game to get moving around!