Why not have a ribbon chandelier in your reading area? Ribbons and hoola hoops

Donna-we have a bunch of embroidery hoops and lots of ribbon. This could be a cool craft for our group. How to make a ribbon chandelier! (Hula hoop ribbon) party decor or in a kids room!this is so cool I'm gonna make this

Types of Play

I was not aware that there were so many different types of play! We know how important play therapy is as a CLS. This is helpful chart of different types of play and examples to go along with it. Play Therapy - the healing path with children

Fairy Dust Teaching Kindergarten Blog: Reggio Emilia: Hanging Art

Very groovy using a tree branch as a "Natural Display" for a Kids Art Show. [Original post copy: Reggio Emilia: Hanging Art - Children's Self Portraits suspended from a tree branch]

GREAT ideas for counting!

Counters w/ pipe cleaners/beads. great for fine motor skills, too. Fine motor station suggestions for preschool teachers INSTEAD of writing

Portable Hopscotch

Kids Décor Hopscotch Mat A great game to teach co-ordination, balance and counting. Enjoy at home or take to the park, easy to store and pack away. **Features:** * Hessian hopscotch mat * Measures: x **Please note - the bean bag is not included.

Photo Fun ... children love looking at photographs of themselves. Using photos in an early learning environment can help build self-esteem and a sense of community. Here are three activities you can do with children's photos.

Matching puzzle using photos, cool idea, perhaps add label to the picture to help with some word recognition, or older kid cut word separate and match photo to word.





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