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.
- Preschool Back to School Activities
Ease preschoolers' transition to school with some fun activities. You'll find a graphing activity to help students find out who's in the class, name puzzles and two books to help students talk about those back to school jitters.
- Preschool Summer Themes
Summer is here and it is time for some new summer preschool themes to liven up your preschool class. Here are activities and ideas for three themes: the pool, the beach and the garden.
- Talking About Diversity with Preschool Children: 5 Books to Share and Enjoy
Look around, and you will see that everyone is different! Preschool books about diversity are a great way to begin discussing physical and cultural differences with young children. Read on for a recommended list of stories you can use at home and in the preschool classroom.
- Creating Your Own Medals for a Preschool Graduation Ceremony
Creating your own preschool graduation medals is a fun, easy and inexpensive way to commemorate the end-of-the-year festivities Children can even help with the ideas provided in this DIY article!
- Have an Easter Egg Hunt! Practical Ideas for Preschool
The Easter egg symbolizes new life and the arrival of spring. It matters little if preschoolers are hunting for plastic eggs or the real ones; the joy of spring and the fun of the game come with both. Find some tips on making this activity educational and joyful.
- 6 Recommended Preschool Books for Easter Read-Aloud
Are you looking for books you can use at Easter time to read to children who are preschool age? Use this list of suggested Easter books for preschool!
- 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.