Preschool Teaching Strategies, Advice & Tips
Preschool teachers will find valuable strategies and tips for a variety of teacher responsibilities: from home and school connections, to effective classroom and behavior management, and much, much more. Learn tried-and-true strategies to set up and organize your classroom, devise a curriculum, and establish daily and weekly schedules and routines. Discover tips on building your young students’ self-esteem, advice on communicating and working effectively with parents, and intervention strategies should you discover a student isn’t progressing as he or she should. Find the information on preschool teaching you’ve been searching for at Bright Hub Education, all written and reviewed by experienced early education professionals, teachers, daycare providers, parents and caregivers.
- Numbers, Numbers Everywhere!
When do preschoolers begin to learn number recognition? What is the difference between recognizing numbers and being able to count with one to one correspondence? And what is the best way to teach this elusive concept? Learn tips and tricks for getting your preschoolers counting along!
- Get to Grips With a Collection of Preschool Prewriting Activities
For preschoolers, it's all about getting to grips with the control of their muscles more than it is about gripping a pencil. Expecting preschoolers to start writing just because they know what the letters look like is unrealistic. However, there are ways to make the progression easier.
- Free! Printable Worksheets for Preschool Visual Discrimination
How do you teach visual discrimination? We all know that this is an important skill for pre-readers to practice. Check out a few of these free printable worksheets for visual discrimination that are appropriate for preschoolers.
- Teaching About Life on the Farm in Preschool
Learning about life on the farm is easy with this comprehensive guide. Included below is a collection of articles offering ideas for craft projects, field trips, literature selections, classroom centers and more.
- Preschool Guide: Toys as Educational Teacher Aids
Toys are not just for fun! Letting your preschooler explore and play helps them develop important skills. Learn about the best learning toys that will educate and entertain your preschoolers and how to incorporate them into your classroom.
- On the Move: Motor Development and Activities for Infants to Preschoolers
From the moment they are born, children are learning how to control their small and large muscles. While there is a pattern to this motor development, no two children develop on the exact same schedule. Here are some tips to keep in mind while planning a motor curriculum for your classroom.
- Oh Behave! Test Your Preschool Behavior Management Knowledge Today
In the past teachers often demanded preschoolers pay attention, learn their lessons, sit still or retreat to the corner wearing a dunce cap. Today positive reinforcement, replacement behavior and social skills remain the focus for managing behavior in preschool.
- Infants to Preschoolers: The Ins and Outs of Teaching Phonics
There are many different ways to introduce the concept of phonics to young learners, and not all approaches will work for all groups of children. Learn the many different methods of teaching this subject to young toddlers and preschoolers.
- Teaching Preschool or Daycare: Planning For Success
Smart planning is a key to a successful school year even in the preschool and daycare years. Carefully chosen activities and efficient classroom setup support achievement. Use this guide to find information to make this year with your students a social and academic learning success.