Small World Play

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Small world play activities and ideas

Fairy Dust Teaching
Passionate about supporting early years educators to be the best version of themselves through a Hygge approach. Hygge Book, Montessori, Small World Play, Math Games, Maths, Dramatic Play, Autumn Activities, Inspiration For Kids, Retelling

Hygge in the Early Years on Instagram: “An invitation to create and retell their own stories with Over and Under the Snow.”

37 Likes, 4 Comments - Hygge in the Early Years (@hyggeintheearlyyears) on Instagram: “An invitation to create and retell their own stories with Over and Under the Snow.”

Small World Play brings forth something that is in our souls, storytelling. Play Based Learning, Early Learning, Baby Room Ideas Early Years, Curiosity Approach, Childcare Rooms, Small World Play, Play Spaces, Classroom Design, Creative Play
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Invitation to Play on Instagram: “In case you don’t have friends or family in Adelaide let me bring you up to speed. Where I live now has just reached 48 degrees CELSIUS.…”

1,061 Likes, 60 Comments - Invitation to Play (@invitationtoplay) on Instagram: “In case you don’t have friends or family in Adelaide let me bring you up to speed. Where I live now…”

Small world play can give children an outlet to role play, problem solve, and use their imagination in a safe place. Little Children, Kids, Small World Play, Preschool Education, Safe Place, Role Play, New Job, Problem Solving, Maths

⭐️ A L I C E ⭐️ on Instagram: “Long time no post. Been settling into a new job, getting to know all my new little children and other incredible educators. Here’s a little…”

23 Likes, 0 Comments - ⭐️ A L I C E ⭐️ (@alices.kindy.wonderland) on Instagram: “Long time no post. Been settling into a new job, getting to know all my new little children and…”

Small world play gives children an outlet to imaginary play. It gives them the opportunity to role play and retell stories that are familiar to them.

Inquiring Minds: Mrs. Myers' Kindergarten

Every December, Our class gets a visitor from up north! The Gingerbread Man comes to spend the Holidays with us! This of course spurred an interest in the different versions of the Gingerbread Man! The kids enjoyed comparing them and through these stories learned the story elements such as characters, main characters, setting, problem and solution. At the end, each child wrote their own version making sure they included all of these elements. I wish I had photos of the books and their…

Check out this ‘Panda Land’ from one of our favourite creatives and experts in play, our sister/friend 🐼💕 Play Based Learning, Home Learning, Learning Through Play, Sensory Table, Sensory Bins, Toddler Activities, Activities For Kids, Early Childhood Centre, Block Area
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Teach Make Create on Instagram: “Check out this ‘Panda Land’ from one of our favourite creatives and experts in play, our sister/friend @clairemarmion 🐼💕 #looseparts…”

221 Likes, 4 Comments - Teach Make Create (@teachmakecreate) on Instagram: “Check out this ‘Panda Land’ from one of our favourite creatives and experts in play, our…”

Small world play is one of my favorites parts of the room. Creative, deep plays happens here Early Years Classroom, Kindergarten Classroom, Classroom Activities, Activities For Kids, Classroom Ideas, My Favorite Part, My Favorite Things, Small World Play, Creative Play

Cold & Frosty - Stimulating Learning

Activities linked with cold and frosty weather, suitable for the Early Years classroom - from Rachel (",)

Christmas activities we enjoyed during the festive period last year, in our Early Years Classroom - from Stimulating Learning with Rachel

Christmas Last Year - Stimulating Learning

Christmas activities we enjoyed during the festive period last year, in our Early Years Classroom - from Stimulating Learning with Rachel

Christmas activities we enjoyed during the festive period last year, in our Early Years Classroom - from Stimulating Learning with Rachel

Christmas Last Year - Stimulating Learning

Christmas activities we enjoyed during the festive period last year, in our Early Years Classroom - from Stimulating Learning with Rachel

How to create your own arctic small world play!

How to create your own arctic small world play!

Small World Play by Meri Cherry A wonderful way to celebrate any season or holiday is to invite your students to create their own small world play! Today, my special guest is a wonderful blogger and a long time friend - Meri Cherry! Hello! I am so excited to

Small world play can spark creativity in a child's storytelling.

Sarah Walden on Instagram: “Some little “kindness elves” popped into our classroom today (while the class was in the library) to set up some simple #provocations for…”

12 Likes, 0 Comments - Sarah Walden (@kinderfulofjoy) on Instagram: “Some little “kindness elves” popped into our classroom today (while the class was in the library)…”

A wonderful small world idea for exploring the frog life cycle.

Small world play :: frog life cycle

A wonderful small world idea for exploring the frog life cycle.

Last year I bought some hessian bags from a pound shop and we've used them as 'containers' for some small world play. This little turtle world is still out and being enjoyed.

Nature Play Continues - Stimulating Learning

More Early Years activities inspired in some way by nature - from Rachel (",)

Super simple small world play in a cheap hessian garden bag from Rachel (",) Nature Activities, Preschool Activities, Classroom Arrangement, Garden Bags, Small World Play, Tiny Puppies, Finger Plays, Fun Arts And Crafts, Play Based Learning
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Nature Play Continues - Stimulating Learning

More Early Years activities inspired in some way by nature - from Rachel (",)

A drawer transformed into small World Play Teaching Kids Respect, Happy Children's Day, Train Table, Small World Play, Animal Room, World Crafts, Sensory Play, Sensory Table, Nature Table
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Invitation to Play on Instagram: “Small world in a drawer. This might be the sweetest thing you see on the socials today! Even better, I spy our @purelyfeltcraft gnomes…”

1,332 Likes, 41 Comments - Invitation to Play (@invitationtoplay) on Instagram: “Small world in a drawer. This might be the sweetest thing you see on the socials today! Even…”

Woodland animals related play for the Early Years classroom - from Stimulating Learning with Rachel

Woodland - Stimulating Learning

Woodland animals related play for the Early Years classroom - from Stimulating Learning with Rachel

Lets talk about provocations. What is a provocation? The options really are endless! Provocations are happening wether you come from a Re.

Lets talk about provocations...

Lets talk about provocations... What is a provocation? The options really are endless! Provocations are happening wether you come from a Reggio Emilia inspired centre or not. They are the questions we ask, the materials we put out, the music we put on...even we as teachers act as a provocation sometimes... Heres how Journey in Early Childhood defines it... Deliberate and thoughtful decisions made by the teacher to extend the ideas of children. Teachers provide materials, media and general…