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Zen play dough - Begin with plain playdough. No color, no scent. Set out little bowls of old grains and spices. Flax seeds, chia seeds, basil leaf, a flower tea. Add a mortar and pestle for pressing and grinding. Sensory Bins, Sensory Activities, Sensory Play, Activities For Kids, Play Based Learning, Early Learning, Fairy Dust Teaching, Reggio Classroom, Messy Play

Zen Playdough. . .

Begin with plain playdough. No color, no scent. Just plain old simple playdough. I set out little bowls of old grains and spices. Flax seeds, chia seeds, basil leaf, a flower tea. . . . All set out with a zen like peacefulness. Sniff. Pick. Mix. I added a mortar and pestle for pressing and grinding the seeds and herbs. Grind. Press. So much fun. And just to be real - it can . . . and will. . . get very messy. And it is worth every grain of crazy. There is nothing quite like mixing up your…

How a poorly made light table or light box can damage your children's eyes. Good to know since a DIY light box is on my list of activities for a 1 year old, toddler and preschooler. Light Table For Kids, Diy Light Table, Diy Table, Diy Light Box, List Of Activities, Sensory Activities, Sensory Play, Infant Activities, Light Board

The BIG Problem with DIY Light Tables and Light Boxes

My light table experience I have spent the last few years researching Reggio, Montessori, and even some Waldorf. If you have ever wondered anything about making or buying a light table or light box, this post is the one for you If you really want a good breakdown explanation of the different types of light tables and light boxes, your very best bet is to go and read THIS post. My favorite light table options are the Whitney Brothers light tables, and the ultra thin portable light panel made…

This article dicusses the 4 essential learning approaches. These include: Deeper learning, personalized learning, self-directed learning and social and emotional learning. Social Emotional Activities, Social Emotional Development, Teaching Social Skills, Child Development, Social Learning Theory, Language Development, Teaching Tips, School Social Work, Social Behavior

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Great ideas for preschool discovery baskets, for math, small worlds, pretend play and science Learning Letters, Preschool Learning, Early Learning, Preschool Activities, Quiet Time Activities, Autumn Activities, Create Your Own Book, Small World Play, Beginning Of School

Preschool discovery baskets - NurtureStore

Great ideas for preschool discovery baskets, for math, small worlds, pretend play and science

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What is a Provocation? | Reggio Inspired Learning | Racheous

When it comes to the Reggio Emilia approach, what is a provocation? Put simply, provocations provoke! They provoke thoughts, discussions, questions, interests, creativity and ideas. They can also expand on a thought, project, idea and interest. Provocations can come in many forms: An interesting photo, picture or book, Nature (e.g. specimens) Conceptual (e.g. changing seasons, […]

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Be Reggio Inspired: Learning Experiences

A blog about preschool, play, early childhood education, learning outdoors, play outdoors, children and nature, play activities, kindergarten