“A nest building #learninginvitation with cinnamon playdough, natural materials, yarn, and little eggs and chicks to extend our bird inquiry …”
The Bear Ate Your Sandwich Activities are full of fun literacy activities for kids including a BIG printable pack. The learning ideas are perfect for Read for the Record Day.
Picture Books 2-5 year olds
An interesting look into a full day kindergarten schedule that incorporates play into their day! A great article for early childhood teachers to consider.
Kindie Korner: A Closer Look at Math in Full-Day Kindergarten
Advice for Those Transitioning to Full-Day Kindergarten
Back to School Ideas
Sample Full Day Kindergarten Schedule
Dot Day Display from Tiger Apple Twist Elementary Art Blog
A fun story sack full of ideas for exploring Stick Man by Julia Donaldson.
Play & Learn Every Day - Crafts and Activities from the Blog
this would be a great beginning of the year project for kids to work on as teams: problem solving, negotiating, sharing, sequence of steps, etc.
Use simple materials to build a "worm hotel" with your kindergarten soil scientist...and see what worms really do all day.
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