Friends

Collection by Janine Robertson • Last updated 5 weeks ago

24 
Pins
 • 
46 
Followers
Janine Robertson
Arts & Crafts
Circle Time
Name Activity
Discovery
Building
Other Pins

Arts & Crafts

Making friendship bracelets in preschool: colored straws and pipecleaners | Teach Preschool

Making friendship bracelets in preschool

How friendship bracelets can promote caring and sharing in your classroom! Many of my students are new to each other this year so to help them become more familiar with each other, Mrs. Courtney and I spent a little more time on helping the children get to know each other...

Preschool Playbook: Friendship Day-good first day activitieS

Friendship Day

Today was the first "full" day for our three-year-old class. They did wonderfully. They all arrived bright-eyed and bushy-tailed and ready ...

The Inspired Treehouse - Want to make a friend and a masterpiece?  Cooperative art activities for kids are perfect for getting little ones to work together while also targeting visual motor and fine motor skills.

Art Activities for Kids: Partner Painting - The Inspired Treehouse

Cooperative art activities for kids are perfect for getting kids to work together while also targeting visual motor and fine motor skills.

Family Quilt. Either as a take home project or in class. Each child makes a square about his family. Teacher connects them all when they are done.

Q is for Quilt

The letter "Q" is always a difficult letter for me to teach. Let's be honest, there aren't a lot of fun "Q" words. I know, I know, " q...

Princesses, Pies, & Preschool Pizzazz

Princesses, Pies, & Preschool Pizzazz

recipes, arts & crafts, stories from the classroom, pies of the month, ideas for kids, fond family memories, and random musings

Friendship Day by Teach Preschool - cut up coloured straws and give each child a pipe cleaner to put the straw beads onto  - to make a friendship bracelet.  Can give one colour to each child to encourage them to swap.

Making friendship bracelets in preschool

How friendship bracelets can promote caring and sharing in your classroom! Many of my students are new to each other this year so to help them become more familiar with each other, Mrs. Courtney and I spent a little more time on helping the children get to know each other...

Preschool Co-op Week 9 - Friendship Theme

Preschool Co-op Week 9 - Friendship Theme

Looking for ideas to teach friendship? Here are so many great friendship theme ideas for preschoolers through elementary school age.

Friendship Art- a cooperative art activity for preschoolers! great for the first week of school "friends" theme!

Friendship Art

Make cooperative friendship art with preschoolers!

Could award 2 capes each week, for children being super friends, super friendly or super helpers, or super share-ers...

More Super Friend Fun

Making capes out of white tee shirts. Children worked together to make Super Friend capes that they could take turns using. What a fun and creative way to teach children about sharing and taking...

Circle Time

Make a Friendship Tree in Preschool

Teacher Tuesday: The Friendship Tree

Today I want to share an art project that my kids and I did in class this morning. Most of my kids are very hung up on who is your best friend, and who doesn't want to be your friend anymore. Whenever I overhear these arguments, I usually emphasize that we are all best friends. I decided…

Kindness Scenarios are a great way to model and discuss different acts of kindness and what to do when someone is unkind and how to turn it around. Perfect FREEBIE to use to talk about what is kind during class meetings at the beginning of the year or all year long. Click the picture to read more!

Kindness Scenarios FREEBIE

Kindness Scenarios are a great way to model and discuss different acts of kindness and how to identify when something is unkind and how to turn it around. Use this FREEBIE as an engaging way to start kindness discussions during your morning meeting. Great for the beginning of the year as well as t...

A simple activity and discussion for teaching young children how to be a friend based on the book "How to be a Friend" by Laurie Krasny Brown.

How to be a friend

A simple activity and discussion for teaching young children how to be a friend based on the book "How to be a Friend" by Laurie Krasny Brown.

Picture books about kindness. Books for toddlers, preschool and kindergartners on up.

Children's Books about Kindness

Wonderful children's books about kindness. These gorgeous picture bookds teach kids the importance of giving, empathy, generosity and social manners.

good books for teaching kids about friendship.  [www.kindergartensquared.blogspot.com]

Great Reads for Building Character and Friendship!

So Page's post got me thinking about my favorite back to school books that help build character and friendship. I have to say it was har...

:)

Children's Books about Being Kind

Want to raise kind kids? These children's books about being kind will help you instill important values of kindness and empathy for others.

Back to School activities, lessons, and classroom management ideas for Pre-K, Preschool, and Kindergarten - PreKinders

Back to School activities, lessons, and classroom management ideas for Pre-K, Preschool, and Kindergarten - PreKinders

Back to School activities, lessons, and classroom management ideas for Pre-K, Preschool, and Kindergarten.

Early Childhood Scribbles: Friend Bingo

Friend Bingo

It's the beginning of the year and my kids are all referring to each other as he and she. He hit me. She took my block. He won't play ...

Ways to be a good friend anchor chart-- This unit is perfect for the beginning of the year in Kinder! #GoodEducation

Ways to be a good friend anchor chart-- This unit is perfect for the beginning of the year in Kinder! #GoodEducation

Name Activity

Finding the Hidden Name // white crayon // paint // name recognition // toddler activity

Finding the Hidden Name

We have been working on Mary learning her name letters and Amelia learning the uppercase and lowercase letters of her name. What you need: white paper, white crayon and water color paints. They were given the paper to start painting.

Discovery

Creating a paper chain of kindness with preschoolers to explain how our kind actions can impact others and set off a chain reaction, developing EQ

A (Paper) Chain of Kindness ⋆ Sugar, Spice and Glitter

Creating a paper chain of kindness with preschoolers to explain how our kind actions can impact others and set off a chain reaction, developing EQ

Helping Kids to Begin to Notice the Needs of Others

Helping Kids to Begin to Notice the Needs of Others

Little People Learn: Playing with Photos... Great activity for the beginning of the year!

Playing with Photos

After taking pictures of my students I cut them in halves We put halves together We really enjoyed putting different halves together!

Building

New Kids on the Blocks! great at the beginning of the year

E is for Explore!

783 original hands-on activities for kids (as well as a compiled archive of ideas from all over the web) with a strong focus on inquiry, design thinking, problem-solving skills, imaginative / creative thinking, nature, drama, learning with movement, music, arts integration and PLAY! - Creative Genius Kids! - for teachers and homeschoolers

Our preschool class is loving our DIY friendship blocks. A great tool for helping the children make new friends and feeling welcomed into the community.

DIY Friendship Blocks

A great tool for building community in your classroom! I put together a set of friendship blocks (or tubes) for my class to play with and to also use as a tool for helping my students get more familiar with each other... The How-to To make

Other Pins

Creating a paper chain of kindness with preschoolers to explain how our kind actions can impact others and set off a chain reaction, developing EQ

A (Paper) Chain of Kindness ⋆ Sugar, Spice and Glitter

Creating a paper chain of kindness with preschoolers to explain how our kind actions can impact others and set off a chain reaction, developing EQ

Making friendship bracelets in preschool: colored straws and pipecleaners | Teach Preschool

Making friendship bracelets in preschool

How friendship bracelets can promote caring and sharing in your classroom! Many of my students are new to each other this year so to help them become more familiar with each other, Mrs. Courtney and I spent a little more time on helping the children get to know each other...

Helping Kids to Begin to Notice the Needs of Others

Helping Kids to Begin to Notice the Needs of Others

Make a Friendship Tree in Preschool

Teacher Tuesday: The Friendship Tree

Today I want to share an art project that my kids and I did in class this morning. Most of my kids are very hung up on who is your best friend, and who doesn't want to be your friend anymore. Whenever I overhear these arguments, I usually emphasize that we are all best friends. I decided…

Preschool Playbook: Friendship Day-good first day activitieS

Friendship Day

Today was the first "full" day for our three-year-old class. They did wonderfully. They all arrived bright-eyed and bushy-tailed and ready ...

The Inspired Treehouse - Want to make a friend and a masterpiece?  Cooperative art activities for kids are perfect for getting little ones to work together while also targeting visual motor and fine motor skills.

Art Activities for Kids: Partner Painting - The Inspired Treehouse

Cooperative art activities for kids are perfect for getting kids to work together while also targeting visual motor and fine motor skills.

Kindness Scenarios are a great way to model and discuss different acts of kindness and what to do when someone is unkind and how to turn it around. Perfect FREEBIE to use to talk about what is kind during class meetings at the beginning of the year or all year long. Click the picture to read more!

Kindness Scenarios FREEBIE

Kindness Scenarios are a great way to model and discuss different acts of kindness and how to identify when something is unkind and how to turn it around. Use this FREEBIE as an engaging way to start kindness discussions during your morning meeting. Great for the beginning of the year as well as t...

Family Quilt. Either as a take home project or in class. Each child makes a square about his family. Teacher connects them all when they are done.

Q is for Quilt

The letter "Q" is always a difficult letter for me to teach. Let's be honest, there aren't a lot of fun "Q" words. I know, I know, " q...

A simple activity and discussion for teaching young children how to be a friend based on the book "How to be a Friend" by Laurie Krasny Brown.

How to be a friend

A simple activity and discussion for teaching young children how to be a friend based on the book "How to be a Friend" by Laurie Krasny Brown.

Finding the Hidden Name // white crayon // paint // name recognition // toddler activity

Finding the Hidden Name

We have been working on Mary learning her name letters and Amelia learning the uppercase and lowercase letters of her name. What you need: white paper, white crayon and water color paints. They were given the paper to start painting.

Picture books about kindness. Books for toddlers, preschool and kindergartners on up.

Children's Books about Kindness

Wonderful children's books about kindness. These gorgeous picture bookds teach kids the importance of giving, empathy, generosity and social manners.

good books for teaching kids about friendship.  [www.kindergartensquared.blogspot.com]

Great Reads for Building Character and Friendship!

So Page's post got me thinking about my favorite back to school books that help build character and friendship. I have to say it was har...

:)

Children's Books about Being Kind

Want to raise kind kids? These children's books about being kind will help you instill important values of kindness and empathy for others.

Little People Learn: Playing with Photos... Great activity for the beginning of the year!

Playing with Photos

After taking pictures of my students I cut them in halves We put halves together We really enjoyed putting different halves together!

Back to School activities, lessons, and classroom management ideas for Pre-K, Preschool, and Kindergarten - PreKinders

Back to School activities, lessons, and classroom management ideas for Pre-K, Preschool, and Kindergarten - PreKinders

Back to School activities, lessons, and classroom management ideas for Pre-K, Preschool, and Kindergarten.

New Kids on the Blocks! great at the beginning of the year

E is for Explore!

783 original hands-on activities for kids (as well as a compiled archive of ideas from all over the web) with a strong focus on inquiry, design thinking, problem-solving skills, imaginative / creative thinking, nature, drama, learning with movement, music, arts integration and PLAY! - Creative Genius Kids! - for teachers and homeschoolers

Pinterest