Weather Lesson Plans for Preschool
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Weather Lesson Plans for Preschool

Are you searching for preschool weather lesson plan ideas? Are you searching for preschool weather lesson plan ideas? Is a daily weather activity part of your morning circle time routine? Does your child love looking out the window each morning to see what’s happening outside? No matter what your weather instruction needs currently are, the 20+ Weather Lesson Plans for Preschool included in this Weather Unit will be a huge hit with your children! These fun and interactive lesson plans were developed and tested by early childhood educators and parents.

Easy DIY Lemon Cloud Dough Recipe
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Easy DIY Lemon Cloud Dough Recipe

If I could think of one word to describe this Easy DIY Lemon Cloud Dough Recipe it would be…DELICIOUS! No, it’s not edible, but this recipe for cloud dough is smooth, scented, and simply wonderful. Children enjoy using their hands and discovering with their senses through sensory play. The DIY cloud dough with conditioner offers…

How to Make Lemon Sensory Bottles for Summer
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How to Make Lemon Sensory Bottles for Summer

My children and some of the neighborhood kids made their own lemonade stand last summer. They made signs and advertised. I was very surprised how well they did. They spent most of their hard earned money on cold treats from the ice cream truck. I mean… I get it! Lemonade is the perfect summertime treat….

175+ Counting Activities for Preschool and Kindergarten
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175+ Counting Activities for Preschool and Kindergarten

Counting Printables 175+ Counting Printables for Preschool and Kindergarten Some kids (and adults too!) have negative feelings about math. It can seem abstract and difficult. But there are lots of fun ways to make it less intimidating. Starting with the very basics, using play and activities there are lots of hands-on counting activities for kids! We’ve done…

Dinosaur Theme Preschool Sensory Bin Activity
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Dinosaur Theme Preschool Sensory Bin Activity

Dinosaurs have always been such a popular topic in preschool and kindergarten classrooms. It’s hard to imagine what life would have been like living with these gigantic and scary looking beasts. Maybe that’s why children, and adults, are so interested in them. The mystery of the creatures that used to be! Something children enjoy is…

Summer Theme Preschool Sensory Bin Activity
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Summer Theme Preschool Sensory Bin Activity

When I was teaching in the classroom summer used to be my FAVORITE season out of the four. Yes, I enjoyed sitting on the beach, relaxing in my hammock, and finally finishing a book. Summer break from classes and the busy schedule at school was always welcomed with open arms. Sometimes the heat can be…

Ocean, Sand and Seashell Sensory Bin Activity
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Ocean, Sand and Seashell Sensory Bin Activity

What’s better than lounging on a beach with ocean waves lapping at your toes?! Possibly nothing. This beach sensory bin brings all the magic of the seaside into the classroom. It includes sand, shells, and crinkle paper but you can include any other other ocean-themed items you’d like in this preschool sensory bin. Children will…

Spring Sensory Bin Ideas for the Little Blue Truck Springtime Book
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Spring Sensory Bin Ideas for the Little Blue Truck Springtime Book

Sharing books with toddlers, preschoolers, and young learners is one of the most important things you can do. Pair that with a sensory activity for preschoolers and that is a double win! This sensory spring activity is designed to use with the book, “Little Blue Truck’s Springtime,” by Alice Schertle and illustrated by Jill Mcelmurry….

The Life Cycle of a Butterfly Sensory Bin for Preschoolers
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The Life Cycle of a Butterfly Sensory Bin for Preschoolers

Life cycles are so fun to explore with young, curious learners! It feels like a grand reveal when you show them a butterfly emerging from a chrysalis! The Life Cycle of a Butterfly Sensory Bin for Preschoolers allows kids hands-on, exploratory play to practice vocabulary and learn how a caterpillar becomes a butterfly. I love…

Ice Cube Painting Summer Art for Kids
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Ice Cube Painting Summer Art for Kids

Our summer ice cube painting is sure to leave your kiddos feeling refreshed and proud of their creative mind. This activity is super easy and requires simple art materials that you probably already have lying around. See how many different colors can be used and combined to create new colors! Recommended Grade Level: My kids…

How to Make a Snow Sensory Bin for Preschoolers
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How to Make a Snow Sensory Bin for Preschoolers

Children learn and explore their world through their five senses. A great way to engage kids’ senses is through sensory play. Snow sensory play is so fun during the cold winter months, a great addition to other winter activities for preschoolers. Let’s put together some sensory snow play! Recommended Grade Level: There are so many…

How to Dye Pasta for Sensory Play and Crafts
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How to Dye Pasta for Sensory Play and Crafts

Sensory bins are one of my favorite playful learning activities for kids! Sensory bins are quick and easy to put together and will keep your kids occupied for hours. There are endless possibilities when it comes to sensory bin fillers, but dry pasta is one of the best in my opinion. Since pasta is small…