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…

Ocean Animals Preschools Ice Excavation Activity
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Ocean Animals Preschools Ice Excavation Activity

Sensory experiences are an important component of early childhood learning. Children love hands-on activities that allow them to explore with their senses. Adults, however, are often reluctant to let kids paint, glue, or play with ice simply because of the mess. When the weather gets hot, outdoor exploration with melting ice is one way to…

DIY Ocean Animal Sensory Bottle for Preschoolers
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DIY Ocean Animal Sensory Bottle for Preschoolers

I love studying the ocean. And teaching it to children is so much fun because it’s almost like teaching them about a whole other world! It typically doesn’t take much to get students engaged in the ocean, ocean animals, beaches, tides, and all of the wonders of the sea. This DIY Ocean Animal Sensory Bottle…

Free Printable Beach Themed Scavenger Hunts for Kids to Use this Summer
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Free Printable Beach Themed Scavenger Hunts for Kids to Use this Summer

This free printable beach scavenger hunt for kids is a fun way to explore beach theme vocabulary with preschoolers. Take it along on a trip to the beach or explore in a book!

Free Printable Aquarium Scavenger Hunt for Kids 2 Options
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Free Printable Aquarium Scavenger Hunt for Kids 2 Options

This free printable aquarium and ocean Scavenger Hunt! Preschoolers will love exploring ocean animals and learning new ocean vocabulary through this fun game!

How to Make Your Own Ocean Sensory Bottle
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How to Make Your Own Ocean Sensory Bottle

Going to the beach is one of the ultimate sensory experiences. The smell of the ocean water, feel of the sand on your toes, and calming sight of the waves all come together for a super relaxing sensory experience. If you can’t be at the beach, or are anxiously counting down the days until your…

Easy Paper Plate Octopus Craft for Kids
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Easy Paper Plate Octopus Craft for Kids

This octopus paper plate craft for kids is an easy activity to add to your ocean theme in preschool. Build fine motor skills while learning about ocean animals!

Pet Fish Alphabet Uppercase and Lowercase Matching Game
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Pet Fish Alphabet Uppercase and Lowercase Matching Game

Whether your students are currently raising fish or not, the Pet Fish Alphabet Uppercase and Lowercase Matching Game for preschoolers appeals to young learners! This hands-on letter matching game allows children to practice identifying letter names and sounds while matching upper and lowercase letters! And, if you ask me, memory games are quite beneficial for…

Preschool Emotions Printables Summer Theme Board Game
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Preschool Emotions Printables Summer Theme Board Game

I don’t know about you, but I find summer to be one of the most refreshing times of the year. As the busyness of the school year comes to an end, it is nice to take some time to reflect and relax. One of our favorite ways to relax during the summertime is to play…