Make a Poinsettia Craft with Your Preschoolers Poinsettias are a cheerful flower - which ever the year-end holiday you are celebrating. This poinsettia is made from construction paper and includes a free downloadable PDF template for the petals. The pattern can easily be cut out with safety scissors. Pictures show every step.
The Itsy Bitsy Spider Teaches Literacy "The Itsy Bitsy Spider" is a favorite song with young children everywhere. Try these correlating activities while singing the song to help preschoolers work on phonological awareness, comprehension and sight word recognition.
Creative Preschool Circle Time Activities Starting your day with a circle time routine is a great way to get your preschoolers ready to learn. Discover creative ideas to make circle time fun. Use these resources to help you devise a fun learning environment during the morning routine.
An Entire List of Creative Crafts for Playgroup Running a playgroup is never an easy undertaking. You want the little ones to have a nice time, but are also aware that teaching them things as they move on to kindergarten is important too. The real issue is keeping their attention, and no other activity is likely to do this better than crafts.
Joyeux Noel! Making Christmas Snacks With Kids The Buche de Noel, or yule log, is a Christmas holiday tradition. Here is a quick and easy Christmas snack for kids to make in or out of the classroom! This activity also makes a terrific "buddy" activity when pairing older and younger classes together.
Teach Preschoolers About the Bible: Four Crafts Crafts for preschool children work very well when paired with a specific religious verse. By doing this, you are giving the young ones a creative outlet to express their feelings about the Bible reading, but also a chance to understand the lessons.
Welcome Christmas! Four Educational Preschool Christmas Games As it gets close to the winter holidays, many students' thoughts turn away from learning and toward fun and festivities. Finding educational Christmas games for preschool classroom centers will keep young ones entertained while sneaking in a lesson or two.