Integrating Science, Reading and Art

When learning with little ones it is important to get the most out of every teaching opportunity.  The best way to engage your little learners while getting the “biggest bang for your instructional buck” is to integrate multiple skills into one lesson or activity. I do this each week during my thematic units by integrating my themes in […]

Harvest Play Dough

Is there anything better than the sights and smells of Fall? It’s such an exciting time of change — the leaves turn, the weather gets cooler, and our lattes all turn to pumpkin spice! Bring the harvest indoors in your classroom with this Fall Play Dough.We love to scent our play dough to add another […]

Gluten Free Sensory Bins

Sensory bins are great for building fine motor, math, science, and language skills. However, some items used in sensory bins may contain gluten.  My daughter has Celiac Disease, so she cannot eat wheat, oats, or barley.  When she was in school, we had to modify what she could play with in this center because it would […]