Fathers Day Craft Ideas for Kids

Father’s Day takes place in the USA and UK on Sunday June 21st. It is not a religious holiday like Mothering Sunday. In my classrooms, I have always let my children make a card and a craft for their Fathers or someone special in their lives (the same for Mothering Sunday). If a child does […]

Bugs and Insects Theme for Preschool

      Bugs, insects, minibeasts, creepy crawlies – however you refer to them in your part of the world all children love learning about them! There are so many ideas that pop into my head as a teacher/parent when I think about this theme and the many creatures it covers!    It’s not just […]

St. Patrick’s Day Activities for Preschool

  I love St. Patrick’s Day celebrations – not just because it means my little learners dress up as adorable leprechauns, then ask animals if they have seen a pot of gold but because it has a magical, fun element to it too!   Rainbows, leprechauns, shimmering gold coins, the greenness of shamrocks.   Whilst […]

How to plan the best farm animals activities for preschool

At some point, most early year teachers teach a farm animal topic for preschool learners. It lends itself nicely to so many areas of learning! Plant life cycles, animal life cycles, farm to plate food activities, animals and farm vehicles. I also like to link it to Old MacDonald had a farm. I like to […]

20 Jungle Safari Activities for Preschool to PreK

All children love the adventure of a jungle safari theme. Preschoolers and Prek students alike will enjoy immersing themselves in the jungle life and meeting the wild animals. If you are planning on having a jungle theme in your homeschool or classroom save yourself time and see all the resources and ideas I have put […]