The Toddlers have been exploring boxes in the classroom. It has been a slide and a ramp. The toddlers have built a tent and tunnels to crawl under. It has been a dance floor and a car track. This has supported their interest in imaginary play.
We were thrilled to get outside and enjoy the beautiful weather! After some frigid temperatures, it was nice to get out and enjoy playing outdoors. There was still some ice on the playground but that didn’t stop us! At first, the slippery surfaces were tricky for the preschoolers to maneuver on. Once we were out…
We ❤️ the water bin! Today the preschoolers were taking turns and collaborating in the water bins. They helped each other fill up various containers. It was so much fun!
Since the colder weather started, we have been doing a “warm-up” after we come in from the playground. The preschoolers have really enjoyed our warm ups and have asked to do a warm up throughout the day. Today, we did something called ABC yoga. The preschoolers were excited to see the visual on the wall…
Check out this cool creation! The children set up blocks on the ramps and drove cars down to see how many blocks they could knock over!
Emotions are a hot topic in the preschool room. We are constantly discussing what we’re feeling and why we are feeling this way. We started using yellow play-dough and loose parts to create Emojis. The children are familiar with these characters and really enjoyed creating unique designs. They were sharing play-dough and loose parts.
The preschoolers were very excited about the Look and Find scavenger hunt. They searched around the room for the objects in the pictures. They worked together and asked for help when they got stumped.
Deck the Halls! Our preschoolers were so excited to help set up the tree in our room. They worked together to set it up. First, we had to assemble the tree and fluff it up. Then, the children decorated the tree with ornaments and tinsel! We even put a star on the top of the…
We love a good dance session in preschool 1! The children love to move, especially to music. They have such unique movements. 😊 We want to know, what is your favourite song to dance to with your child(ren)? Leave an answer in the comments and we will post it on the wall!
The preschoolers were very excited to dig into some new sand. They helped me empty the sand into our sandbox. They dug for buried treasure and felt the sand between their fingers. Playing in sand can be so relaxing. It also makes for some interesting conversations.