Don't just talk about the butterfly life cycle - make it a whole body sensory experience with butterfly life cycle movements. Wish I had thought of this earlier this week when we talked about the butterfly life cycle in my kindergarten class!
The Very Hungry Caterpillar and a Cupcake Holder Lampshade
Emma and I did several projects over the summer that ended up being a little bit too difficult for Chloe to fully participate like: turning this Into this This is so simple to do. All you need is a good deal on a lamp, some cupcake holders, and some earring posts and backs (pack of 30 pieces at hobby lobby for $1.99), and spray paint. We spray painted our thrift store lamp ($1.49) and then turned the cupcake holders inside out and pinned them on the shade.. Easy Peesy... But, since it…
Caterpillar and Butterfly Finger Play Songs
It's spring in the northern hemisphere and that means it's time for caterpillars and butterflies! My former students and own kids love to sing and act out caterpillar and butterfly themed preschool songs, they
Very Hungry Caterpillar Necklace Craft for Kids
Make your own very hungry caterpillar necklaces in this fun craft for kids! It’s a great way to practice fine motor skills, patterning, and creating. Be sure to add this easy craft to your Eric Carle, insect or bug, spring, or butterfly unit, or do it at the beginning of the school year! Follow our Spring …
Letter Of The Week ! C c ! - No Time For Flash Cards
Caterpillar C ! There are so many children’s books with caterpillars in them that they are very familiar to most young kids. I always aim to use something they immediately recognize so that I am reinforcing the letter’s sound . Gather your materials. You will need 2 pieces of different color construction paper, paint, a […]
Letter C/Caterpillar Preschool Theme (Mommy's Little Helper)
Today we talked about the letter C and continued talking about caterpillars. You can check out "The Very Hungry Caterpillar" activities we did yesterday here. As usual we visited Starfall's website a
Caterpillar Pattern Activity - Interactive Patterning for Kids
Caterpillar pattern activity boards are a great addition to your caterpillar theme, butterfly theme or Spring theme unit or lesson plans. The interactive caterpillar themed activity is fun for individual or small group activities in preschool, pre-k, tot school, kindergarten, prep, and early childh...