How Arctic Animals Stay Warm in Icy Water
Ever wondered how arctic animals stay warm in icy water? This fun science experiment shows how a layer of fat makes a huge difference in body temperature!
A Pocket for Corduroy
My two year old loves his teddy bear. Teddy can be found at home wherever my son is. He comes with us in the car too--but has to stay in...
Brown Bear, Brown Bear
I always read and do activities for Brown Bear, Brown Bear the first week or two of the school year. Here are some of the things I will be d...
Polar Bear Picture
Here's a quick and easy craft for those of you who need to entertain small people during the school holidays. You need: White card Blue Paper / Card - we used A4 size Sparkly snowflake sequins or stars (or you could cut some mini paper snowflakes) Cotton Wool Polar Template (available here) 1. All you…
Preschool Pirates says Argh! - Toddler Approved
My little three year old started preschool this week. He is really into pirates lately (ever since an awesome b-day party thrown by my cousin Jenny)… and he’s been begging for a treasure hunt for weeks. I finally came up with one the night before preschool started. I wanted the night to be special andContinue Reading
Gummy bear science
Explore science concepts with your students using this multi-sensory candy experiment! I love it when I find a new and simple way to explore a scientific process with my students and today I want to share with you our gummy bear science... Before I
Learning About Animals That Hibernate
As part of our winter study this past week, the students brainstormed animals that hibernate. I wrote their ideas on this chart. We then wen...
To end our Polar Animal week, I wanted to show the kids how blubber keeps the animals from feeling the cold air and water. So I filled a co...
Goldilocks and the Three Bears
Yesterday we read Goldilocks and the Three Bears. After reading the original story, we read this poem. I copied the poem onto chart paper ...
Adding a Weather Bear to Preschool Calendar or Circle Time
A weather bear is a fun addition to our daily calendar time as we track the weather day by day and practice putting the correct clothing on Berry the Bear.