When children play we often just think they're having fun, but research has shown that the benefits of play extend far beyond that in early childhood. Such a key resource in understanding the effects and benefits of play on early childhood development.
ABC collages and letter mats are great alphabet activities to reinforce letter-sound relationships. This article includes a list of over 200 materials to use as collage materials and/or materials to use on letter mats. This is a great literacy, letter o
The summer is a time for enjoying the outdoors. It always means campfires, grill, games and relaxing. Camping is that fun activity you could consider in your summer plans. It can reenact some sweet childhood memories and you can make the best family memo
Looking for self-control activities for kids? We’ve rounded up 30 of our favorite games to help children develop appropriate social skills and behavior management strategies both at home and in the classroom. Perfect for early childhood and beyond, these
Theme Boxes for the Science Center - I like the flashlight. Light bulb in unplugged lamp. Plug it in, under supervision, to see if it works. Put beaters on a mixer . Need to look around for other authentic tasks,Especially for higher grade levels!
As a child you hated Tinkerbell for that and now we feel her pain and can relate to her
AUTISM MATCHING REAL LIFE VOCABULARY FILE FOLDERS (early childhood; autism)
These are 14 file folder matching activities using clip art and real photos for functional activities like matching signs, grocery items, and clothing. Great for special education and life skills classrooms.