Practicing Fine Motor Skills

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Practicing Fine Motor Skills Previous image Next image For our WOW activity, we practiced our fine motor skills. Ms. Mo assisted us with holding a paint brush with our hands and we painted ants on a plate. We explored the cold texture of the paint and when we were finished we completed our hygiene by […]

Building a Birdhouse

Building a Birdhouse

Building a Birdhouse Previous image Next image Arts & Crafts| Build a Birdhouse Draw a plan for a birdhouse. Use pre made bird house pieces and encourage children to stick them together. Have the children choose their paint colors and stickers, encourage children to use various colors when painting their birdhouses. Once completed, discuss the […]

Ocean Sensory Bin

Ocean Sensory

Ocean Sensory Bin Previous image Next image We had such a busy week in the baby room last week exploring 2 new textures. Last week we made an Ocean sensory bin were we explored water. Ms. Mo made the water blue and added ocean animals. We got to splash and use our pincers to pick […]

Seashell Sensory Bin

Seashell Sensory Bin

Seashell Sensory Bin Previous image Next image For our activity today, we created a seashell sensory bin. We crushed up graham crackers as the sand, and placed seashells in the bin along with sifters, a small shovel and a scooper. The children were encouraged to dig up the seashells. 

Candy Heart Rainbow

Candy Heart Rainbow

Candy Heart Rainbow Previous Next We have the children sort a bag of conversation hearts based on color. Fill cups about a quarter of the way up with water – 1 cup for every color of conversation heart. The children can add the hearts into the cups of water – 1 color per cup. Have […]

Butterfly Kit

Butterfly Kit

Butterfly Kit Previous Next We observed and discussed the life cycle of a butterfly & etc. We released them and also discussed why we had to release them. We also reviewed what they would eat and how once released. The children really enjoyed! 

Icy Snowman

snowman

Making Snowman Is Fun Previous Next In this activity, we built a snowman out of ice. We tried  different ways to melt him. As we are coming to the end of our ‘Winter’ lessons, we decided to have a snowball fight. We discussed how we use snowballs to make our snowmen as well as other […]

Ladybug Observations

Ladybug

Ladybug Observations Previous Next We placed magnifying glasses by the ladybug habitat in the science center. Children can observe what is happening within the habitat. Encourage the children to discuss their observations.  

Cooking Easter Egg Cookies

Easter Egg Cookies

Cooking Easter Egg Cookies Previous image Next image The children were encourage to decorate their easter egg cookie using various materials from different color icing to different size/color of sprinkles. As we worked on our cookies we discussed why we needed to add our icing first then our sprinkles and candy pieces. Once the children […]

Easter Sensory Basket

Easter Sensory Basket

Easter Sensory Basket In the baby room, we created an Easter sensory basket. We used Easter eggs and soft plush toys for the babies to be able to Scoop up with there hands. Which is the milestone we are working on this week.

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