15 Independent Activities for One Year Olds. Velcro boards, texture books, buckle clipping, & treasure baskets.
This seems like something that would be right up your alley. roller art - wrap them with stuff and roll on pieces of paper. : ) I bet I could get cheap rolling pins at the dollar tree and do it at school too. Don't want to ruin my good one. ;) @Meg
Some of the least expensive dry erase boards you'll ever see. Plastic plates as dry erase boards? Too cool. I may use these to let kids write music in the classroom this year. :)
Themes for Early Childhood -- A GREAT RESOURCE that explains what themes are and why they're important in early childhood. Links to Fun-A-Day's themes and thematic activities, as well as themed Pinterest boards.