Social Stages of Play — Encourage Play
Do you know how my 5th grade teacher taught us the planets? She sang it to us. When her former students would come back and visit, she would always ask if they remembered the order of the planets. And they’d all end up singing it back to her. Imagine these big high school juniors and seniors singing
These free cheat sheets identify the age related milestones for hand function, pencil grip (grasp) and drawing skills in children aged 1 to 7 years.
20+ SIMPLE HANDS ON ACTIVITIES THAT HELP BUILD FINE MOTOR SKILLS
20+ Simple Hands On Activities That Help Build Fine Motor Skills | you clever monkey
What Children Learn in the Garden
Gross Motor Hauling dirt, compost, mulch Digging Moving plants Weeding Picking produce Health Knowledge Good/not-so-good foods Need for exercise Clean air Clean environment Clean hands & bodies Bacteria in the environment Nutrition Nutritional value of different foods Which foods are good for what parts of your body Here's what I came up with in about 10 minutes last night. LIFE Environmental Stewardship: We need to keep our water and soils clean Some plants may not be around if we don't…
Analysis, Reflection and Evaluation in Early Childhood Programming. - The Empowered Educator
Australian early childhood educators are expected to develop and follow a planning cycle as well as meet EYLF (Early Years Learning Framework) outcomes to ensure that all children in care are supported to follow and extend their learning journey. There are principles, learning outcomes and different guidelines according to where we live that must be…
Emergent Curriculum, Reggio, and Inquiry: Coming to Terms with Terms
By: Diane Kashin, Ed.D, RECE. I have been an ardent proponent of emergent curriculum in early childhood education well before I became Reggio inspired. In the early nineties I became aware of the work of Elizabeth Jones and John Nimmo and used their textbook, Emergent Curriculum as the foundation for the curriculum courses that I taught to…
What Do Children Learn From Nursery Rhymes- And Two Free Mother Goose Bulletin Board Crafts!
What Children Learn From Nursery Rhymes & 2 Mother Goose Bulletin Board Crafts (free; from Heidi Songs)
Home :: Featured Resources :: Nursery Rhymes EYLF Resource Pack
This beautifully designed, engaging and informative pack includes everything you will need to document the early literacy skills of your children using Nursery Rhymes.It contains:Curriculum Documents - Including a cross curricular planning document and learning story templates'Benefits of Learning Nursery Rhymes' Poster10 of the most popular nursery rhyme posters including:Hey Diddle, DiddleJack and JillMary Had a Little LambHumpty DumptyBaa Baa Black SheepIncy Wincy SpiderHickory Dickory…
What We Are Doing Sign: Listening Center
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Home :: All EYLF Resources :: Science Week 2018 - An EYLF Resource
This great pack includes four very useful documents to help you to document the learning taking place during Science Week 2018 It includes Science Week learning story template with links to outcomes and theorists Links to curriculum poster Learning Through Play - Exploring Science Experiences
Pre-K Kinder Center Signs
14 Center Signs for PreK-Kinder are just what you need to help your littles as they circulate around the room to a center of their choice. These center signs include the name of the center, along with a short "We are..." sentence. 14 Center Signs included are: Art, Science, Writing, Blocks (2 versions), Sand Table, Home (2 versions), Computer, Math, Library, Legos, ABC.