How to set up the science center (with freebies) in your early childhood classroom.

How to set up the science center (with freebies) in your early childhood classroom. One of the BEST articles I've read on science centers both general and specific. Also provides fiction and nonfiction texts to pair with the centers.

Investigation Area - shell exploration

Investigation Area - shell exploration Uses a book for inspiration. Can do this for any of the books that fit with metacognition.

Children love to bring home rocks and seashells. Nurture that impulse by dedicating a spot to a mini nature museum.

Potlucks on the Porch: 100 F-U-N Indoor Activities for Preschoolers and Toddlers Rock and Roll Daycare loves this.

Nature Inspired Sensory Bottles can be used for safe no mess safe sensory play, a teaching aid, a time out tool, and to help children (and adults) calm down and unwind. They are also the perfect way for babies and toddlers to safely investigate natural it

Sense of smell when it is experienced using the natural herbs it is something special ,this also can be done by keeping it in rooms of elderly person with dementia .

For science area: discovery box labels. Would be nicer with photos of materials for emergent readers.

For science area: discovery box labels. Would be nicer with photos of materials for emergent readers. Nice to stash, nature finds at the cottage!

Setting up a science center...pick themes to cover throughout the year.

One idea on how to set up sci center…set list of themes to cover throughout the year. Change out sci center each month based on theme Setting up a science center…pick themes to cover throughout the year.

Things That Come from Trees: Science Display

Nature/Science: Realistic representation of nature provided. At least 3 representations should be available daily. Provider should provide opportunities to experience the natural world daily, either indoors or outdoors.

A great way to make a science area visually pleasing or to effectively place natural materials for the children to use. Looks very inviting and interesting!

I like the white lights at this nature table. Small twinkle lights would be great. Nature table at Kids Cottage Navan, image shared by let the children play (",)

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