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Daily Activities for Young Children- February 2018

I have been asked to do a monthly calendar of activities and this is my first for this year.  I am sorry it is late in the month, but I hope you find it helpful.  Other than activities, I wanted … Continue reading

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Ant Day

DAILY FUN ACTIVITY: Eat lunch outside and then count the ants. Our theme today will be Ant Day! Talk about Ants. Ants are social insects. Social insects live together in colonies. They depend on each other for survival and can … Continue reading

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Boat Day

Today’s Quick Summer Learning Fun Activity:  Make Popsicles with 2 cups Hot Water, 2 Cups Lemonade, 1 box strawberry gelatin.  Pour into popsicle molds or small paper cups and freeze.  This lesson is good for: measurement, counting (ingredients), color mixing … Continue reading

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How Do We Get Bruises?

This is an advanced concept that you can teach to your young child and they can actually grasp the idea. Over the years, I have done this experiment with preschoolers and they will come to me and say to me, … Continue reading

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Zooventures

Do you live near a zoo?  Spring and summer are great times to visit the zoo.  If you have a zoo pass or family membership, you may get tired of just walking around the zoo and seeing the same things … Continue reading

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Egg Head Pals

EGG HEADS For this project you will need: Empty Eggshell (A potato will work, too, but will not last as long, unless it starts to sprout and then it can be planted.) grass seed (rye grass and cress grows quickly) … Continue reading

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Early Childhood Education Thematic Unit- Farm (Part 2)

Early Childhood Theme Unit- Farm (Part 2) Fall is a great time of year to use farm produce in science experiments.  Here are a few you can try: SCIENCE Pumpkin Activities: Even if you don’t carve pumpkins in the fall, … Continue reading

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