A great gift idea. We tied ours into procedural writing by including planting instructions.
Hands-on activities and lessons for kids at home or in the classroom. Teaching ideas including crafts for kids and special occasion gifts.
A great collection of sight word games and templates.
This collection of sight words games gives children opportunities to practice their sight words and build toward mastery while also keeping them engaged and having fun. In general, we recommend using a mix of recently introduced words and some older words for review.
Are you looking for new ideas for sensory table materials. You will find ideas for fillers, mix-ins, and tools to use in your sensory table or sensory bin.
Here is the beginning of a Kindergarten Measurement Unit. This is a fun unit, and that's a great thing, because we spend a lot of time on it! The unit is divided into 4 sections: length, surface area, weight and capacity. As with everything, we start out with lots and lots of hands-on, concrete learning activities.
Some oldies, and some newbies—all guaranteed to delight your young students.
Howard B. Wigglebottom videos provide great lessons in self-regulation and student enjoy them!
The We Do Listen Foundation is a 501 (c) (3) Non Profit Corporation. Our intention is to enable children to enjoy inner peace and communicate in a more effective way. We create entertaining, educational books, videos, games and songs to help young children become better listeners, learn important life lessons and feel good about themselves. Children who learn these skills will grow up better informed to resolve conflicts and empowered to change the world.
There are some great free ideas in this article.
When I think of community building, my first thoughts are of ice breakers or team building games that are used to help children get to know one another. Yet, it's also about a shared language that can either be intentionally set in motion by the teacher or left to develop on its own.
The first few days and weeks of Kindergarten can be a tricky time for both kiddos and teachers. With so much emphasis on routine and getting your love bugs acclimated to being big elementary schoolers, sometimes it can feel more like boot camp than a kindergarten classroom. Your little ones are adjusting to a longer day, more academics, new teachers and friends, and lots of big kid rules.
No sure if this is the 'Best Ever' but it's not bad.
How to make the best ever, no-cook play dough recipe in just 4 minutes, that will lasts for 6 months!
6 simple STEM activities for little learners. Hands-on exploration for kids ages four to six.
Patterns made of shapes, patterns made of grapes. Patterns in the air, patterns everywhere. Patterns in an app, patterns in this rap...so sing and dance alon...
Links to Kindergarten teaching resources include: A pet story, ABC Match , Add and subtract, Alphabet songs, Alphabet Soup , Beginning sounds, Colour game, Colour story, Count to 100, Counting story, Directions, Dress Caillou , Eating right , Farm animals, Find the word, Food groups, Games with Spot , Go shopping, Help count, I spy shapes, Learn to Read, Learn vowels, Letter match, Make new words, Match sounds, More stories, Patterns, Phonics fun, Phonics match, Read with Clifford, Shapes, Teletubbies Shapes, Ten Little Snowmen, The alphabet, The seasons, Word Hunt, Word play.