Science Center Set Up and Ideas for Preschool
A science center is so much more than just a place to put science related materials in the classroom. A real science center is interesting, inviting, and offers children opportunities to explore, discover, and use their senses. Science Center Set Up and Ideas for Preschool But how do you make your science center a place ...
Reggio Inspired: Child Art
The final photos from my visit to Rosa Parks Preschool: This is a child painted embroidery hoop with a fine netting. I love the multi-colored yarn that the children used to sew on the netting. A wonderful collaborative art piece made with bottle caps. Love, love. These are called 'Identity Panels.' I adore child's self-portraits. I like the clothes pins on this fence section. It makes a great little art gallery. You can not tell by this fuzzy photo but the drawings are standing off the wall…
DIY Classroom Furniture - PreKinders
DIY classroom furniture ideas: a huge list of links to tutorials on how to make your own classroom furniture. Cut the costs of furniture purchased from large companies.
The process of setting up the preschool classroom
My first day of preschool begins on August 27th, 2012 and this is what my classrooms look like today! Yikes! Both classrooms are sitting empty because my husband will be painting the inside of the indoor classroom this weekend and power washing the outdoor classroom over the weekend. Indoor preschool classroom
Today, I am delighted that the lovely Gina of Famiglia and Seoul is guest posting on my blog. I am so excited to be guest posting here at Smiling Like Sunshine today! Recently, my son and I visited the local library and came across a book that we really enjoyed. One Leaf Rides the Wind, written by Celeste Davidson Mannis, is a lovely counting book that takes you on a tour of a Japanese Garden filled with beauty and serenity. Each page is written in the form of haiku and introduces another…