Preschool Space Craft: Marbled Planets Art
Replicate the surface of planets with this preschool space craft using a unique marbled painting technique to create this beautiful artwork!
Starry Night Sensory Bag
Check out our simple and affordable Starry Night Sensory Bag - the perfect constellation sensory play for our Study the Stars unit study for preschoolers
Jump into your space suit. Don't forget your hat. Climb aboard the rocket ship on the launching pad. Buckle up for safety. Count d...
Out of This World Fun
WOW! I've said it before and I'll say it again (and again!), I love this unit! Each and every day I am blown away by what my class can do!...
Galaxy Play Dough and Space Small World - The Imagination Tree
Make galaxy play dough for exciting space themed imaginative play and small world play set ups. Space themed play dough fun for preschoolers to enjoy!
Space Lander Mission — Vivify STEM
Last year, I started a new Space Club program at four middle schools. Not wanting to reinvent the wheel, I searched the web for ideas and curriculum to implement. I soon became excited to find great resources like NASA and TeachEngineering, but I was also overwhelmed as a simple Google search for "Space STEM activities" gives you a mere 89 million hits. Wading through a lot of junk eventually brought some gems that I could implement, and I leave it to another post to rant about the…
Pool Noodle Activities Fine Motor Fun
Pool Noodles are so much fun to play with! When they are cut up into smaller portions they make a great learning tool and toy for many play experiences and opportunities. Today I have shared 4 play ideas that can be completed using pool noodles. These activities provide children with the opportunity to develop their fine motor skills, coordination, colour recognition, vocabulary and other numeracy skills. Most importantly they will have so much fun!
Our Space Inquiry
The kids have been asking a lot of questions about space. I started out by setting out some invitations to learn around the room for them to...
Nebula Chalk Art Tutorial
In honor of the astronomy studies you have enjoyed or any Star Wars fans out there, enjoy this space chalk pastel art tutorial! Space art is simply so beautiful. It is so easy to achieve gorgeous results with a few layers of color – just black construction paper and chalk pastels! Related post: Art Makes A Homeschool Day Better Chalk Art Supplies Supplies needed: Black construction paper. Chalk pastels - dark pink, light pink, white, light blue, tan and white. Note: if you do not have…
Space themed sensory table with black beans, star buttons from Joanne's Fabric Store, kids tweezers and a bowl for sorting. Great for sensory, fine motor, and social development.
Tot School: Space - Mrs. Plemons' Kindergarten
When planning out our Tot School calendar I have to tell you that I was not really as excited for some themes as others… I mean pumpkins, apples and Valentines, YES! Bring it on! But space, cars and dinosaurs aren’t exactly my jam. I’m a girl mom to 2 little pink tutu wearing cutie pies. […]