Teachers! What form of writing do you use in your preschool classroom?

Answer As for the type that we use---corresponds with what is being taught in the local schools---ballandstick (traditional).Types of writing: Dictation-Shared writing (more of a small group activity), i... Read More »

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Preschool teachers: What was the cutest/funniest thing one of your students said recently?

I did a spontaneous natural science lesson with my Preschoolers by bringing in a thick sheet of ice from our water table outside our door. It had a lot of dry leaves, twigs, stones, etc. frozen i... Read More »

Teachers: what kind of reward/consequence system do you use in your classroom?

I'm working with younger children right now, but in the past I have worked with children up to age 12 in the classroom, and I have always found it highly effective to "catch the children being good... Read More »

Preschool teachers where did you get your curriculum?

There are many "curriculums" out there for sale...but please be careful of them...many that aren't nationally known such as Creative Curriculum and High/Scope are often not complete curriculums...b... Read More »

How to Make Your Own Preschool Writing Practice Sheets?

According to Scholastic, most children are ready to move from writing scribbles to purposeful print at the age of 3, so preschool is the ideal time to start working on writing skills. Although chil... Read More »