It’s springtime and many plants are blooming. Owl & Star went on a nature walk to look for flowers. Let’s see what they found. Continue reading →
This week, our friend Ilinca from the blog Grumpy Dumpling shares one her favorite classroom activities for practicing colors and fine motor skills.
Color recognition is an important skill that young learners need to practice. One way is to practice through hands-on activities that are fun and engaging. Here is an activity that my students enjoyed so much that we decided to have a permanent sensory center with colored oats and rice in our classroom. Continue reading →
Act out The Eensey Weensey Spider with this Dramatic Play Set craft. Attach the pieces to clothes pins and a ruler to help kids develop fine motor skills and strengthen their hand muscles as they play along. They will have a great time as they work on the grip that helps when writing! Continue reading →