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.
All young children bring varying abilities across all content areas to the early childhood classroom. How do we identify those children who exhibit high potential and meet their needs in the classroom while serving the needs of all the students.
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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Get your students up and moving with fun creative activites that will build their gross motor skills. Learn how to get your students using their large muscles by encouraging them to run, jump and play. Discover fun ideas to get your preschoolers up and going.
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.
Are you looking for ideas for setting up centers in your preschool classroom? Whether for dramatic play, art, writing, listening or reading, this guide will offer you suggestions for providing your students tactile and fun experiences in a variety of curriculum areas.
Keep kids going with a healthy snack! Here you’ll find a collection of easy recipes to use in your preschool class. Not only that, you can teach math concepts, letters, creativity and life skills through creating and eating many different types of foods.
Whether it’s your first time as a preschool teacher or you are an experienced veteran, you can always use a little inspiration. Tips and suggestions from your peers can turn a dull day to a fun day at preschool. Learn how to start the year off right.
Reading? In preschool? Yes! There are many different types of activities you can plan for a preschool classroom that will prepare children for learning the mechanics of reading and phonics. These reading activities will give them the foundation necessary to become independent readers.
Are you looking for some fresh and fun ideas for your preschool class? Are you thinking of setting up a writing center but are unsure of where to begin? This collection of articles will give you the information you need to create a stellar writing curriculum.
This guide to Christmas activities and lessons for the preschool classroom offers the best that Bright Hub Education has to offer. Find fun arts and crafts along with ways to incorporate the spirit and symbols of Christmas into your core curriculum areas.