Lesson Ideas

Exploring Animal Life Cycles

Feb 20, '24

  It’s just getting to be that time of year… many of us are seeing little hints of spring around the corner. While there’s no wrong time to dive into an exploration of life cycles, now might be the best time to begin planning and match the upcoming season!  Life...

Birds Out My Window

Feb 8, '24

Last week, we explored the world around our school with a nature walk. Now we will dive in deeper and learn more about one animal we observed on our walks, birds. Begin your exploration of birds by asking the children in your classroom to brainstorm all the different things they...

Importance of the Sensorial Area of the Classroom

Jan 31, '24

Classification Activities When a child explores the sensorial area of the classroom, they begin to gain the skills they need to be successful participants in their environment. This area offers a wide variety of opportunities for the child to learn how to visually discriminate by shape, sound, color, size, weight and...

Refocus Your Students After Winter Break

Jan 3, '24

Let's begin our year with a discussion on the importance of care of the environment and definition of one's space. Rugs and mats provide a child with both of these vital lessons. The beginning of a new year brings forth many resolutions that connect us to caring for ourselves and...