This easy Ice Painting is a winter activity your children will love. Simply freeze water overnight and then have fun painting the ice and watching it turn colors as it melts. Decorate your ice with rainbows, sun, flower, dinosaurs etc. The possibilities are endless.
When a child gets older and starts learning complex subjects such as Chemistry, learning from a textbook alone can be daunting and intimidating. One possible option is play-based learning with hands-on manipulative so children can touch and feel and also play with it. Here is an example from @raisingbravelittlearrows 's child using #spielgaben set 8 to learn complex subjects about molecules and make it much more fun and easier to understand the complex subject.
When numbers get more than two digits, it can be confusing to children. Partitioning is used to make solving maths problems involving large numbers easier by separating them into smaller units. Using partitioning helps children to understand the values of each digit. And, the best way to learn partitioning the large number is using hands-on materials so children not only learn by textbooks but through physical activities. Here is a great example from @mathscornerworcester using #spielgaben
Your little ones will love my Bakery Dramatic Play Center! This could be used in a playroom at home, or it's also a great idea for preschool teachers as well! Read my blog post to learn more about how I setup the Dramatic Play space, more about my Dramatic Play resources, and how you can get started with setting up yours today! Dramatic Play works on numerous important skills such as verbal, mathematical, writing, and more! Playing and learning just go hand in hand.
Kids make a hungry caterpillar craft that’s a perfect book extension activity for The Very Hungry Caterpillar. You can choose from 3 free craft templates that allow kids to practice the days of the week, counting to 5, or naming colors thanks to Eric Carle, who is so talented at packing learning opportunities on every page. Once the caterpillar craft is assembled kids can lift the flaps to see the matching pictures inside.