Listening to Sounds Activity

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Listening to Sounds Activity I had these musical instruments in my science center when we were learning about sound and the children loved them. I was looking for a way to engage the children with the instruments and encourage them to listen to the sound each one made so I created this recording sheet. Keep [...]

5 Little Pumpkins Play Dough Mats

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Free 5 Little Pumpkins Play Dough Counting Mats you can use this free set of 5 Little Pumpkins counting mats in your play dough center. Directions for using the 5 Little Pumpkins play dough counting mats Just print one mat for each child and laminate. Provide the children with orange play dough to use as [...]

Environmental Print Pocket Chart Activity

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This is a free printable pocket chart activity featuring environmental print. Just print the pdf file below, laminate, cut and place the sentences in a pocket chart. Place some cute pointers next to your pocket chart for extra fun! Click here to download your free Environmental Print Pocket Chart Activity

Ask the Author of Teaching in the Digital Age

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Brian Puerling, the author of our summer book study selection Teaching in the Digital Age, will be answering reader questions over at Prekinders. Make sure to visit Prekinders and post your technology questions in the comments. Missed the Book Study? No problem, you can catch up by visiting the links below. Discussions for Chapters 1-9: [...]

Bottle Cap Alphabet

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There are many benefits of using recycled items in the classroom. This bottle cap activity will help young children develop visual discrimination skills as they match bottle caps to the correct letter. To prepare, collect 26 water bottle caps and write one letter on each cap with a permanent marker. Next, print out the alphabet [...]

Teaching in the Digital Age: Infusing Technology in the Classroom

Teaching in the Digital Age Chapter 9 Infusing Technology in the Classroom

This brings us to the final chapter of our Teaching in the Digital Age book study. Chapter 9, Infusing Technology in the Classroom is being hosted this week at Pre-K Pages. Please stop by and share your thoughts by commenting or linking up. Discussions for Chapters 1-8: Chapter 1 hosted by Pre-K Pages Chapter 2 [...]

Teaching in the Digital Age: Using iPads in Preschool

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Chapter 8 of our Teaching in the Digital Age book study is being hosted this week by Karen of Prekinders. Our topic this week is Multi-Touch Mobile Devices Bring the World to Our Fingertips. Please stop by and share your thoughts by commenting or linking up. Discussions for Chapters 1-7: Chapter 1 hosted by Pre-K [...]

Teaching in the Digital Age: Using Video Snapshots

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Join us this week for Chapter 7 of the Teaching in the Digital Age book study, Using Video Snapshots to Support Inquiry and Expand Classroom Walls. Please stop by and share your thoughts by commenting or linking up. Discussions for Chapters 1-6: Chapter 1 hosted by Pre-K Pages Chapter 2 hosted by Dr. Jean Chapter [...]

Teaching in the Digital Age: Publication and Presentation Tools

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Join us this week for Chapter 6 of the Teaching in the Digital Age book study. Scott from Brick by Brick is hosting Chapter 6, Sharing Knowledge and Learning through Publication and Presentation Tools. Please stop by and share your thoughts by commenting or linking up. Discussions for Chapters 1-5: Chapter 1 hosted by Pre-K [...]