Post Office Dramatic Play
Set of post office dramatic play printables to set up a post office environment for pretend play.
Parts of a Plant Science Poster
This parts of a plant science poster cover what each part of the plant function is from the flower, stem, leaves, fruit, see, and roots.
Printable Alphabet Playdough Letters
Set of 26 printable alphabet playdough letters in black and white. The set is full-size and ready for you to download and print.
Animal Footprint Wall Cards
A set of nine animal footprint wall cards with full color, real animal pictures taken and assembled by myself to make a wall art assortment for your science center.
Animal Footprint Matching Cards
Set of animal footprint matching cards to the animal. There are two set listed here, one with the written animal names under them, the other set without.
Create your own ABC alphabet flipbook using Nuttin’ but Preschool’s free printable patterns.
Tangram puzzles are Chinese geometric puzzles consisting of a square cut into seven pieces that can be arranged to make various other shapes.
Full size, black and white umbrella printable pattern for coloring, art and crafting needs.
A black and white, printable raindrop pattern for your art needs.
6 high quality, printable patterns to print, laminate and use in centers to learn counting St Patricks Day Numbers 2-13 Patterns.
Download the leprechaun counting gold math game pieces and count out the correct gold pebbles for the children to match the written number.
Parts of a Plant Poster and Activities
Help students understand the major purpose of each part:
Farm to Product Wall Display
From farm to product wall display – a variety of products start on a farm. What animal or crop is raised on a farm and then what additional products can be made from that raw product.
The Very Hungry Western Caterpillar
The Very Hungry Western Caterpillar activity book is based on Eric Carle’s The Very Hungry Caterpillar, this caterpillar takes a journey through the Western United States as he eats some of the most popular agriculture products in each state.
A wonderful hands-on science project that allows children to actually see the changes in sprouting seeds. Allowing you to ask questions and for the children to form a hypothesis that leads to one or more predictions that can be tested by experimenting and examining the growth for the answers.
Science Bugs Under Glass
This set was at our local library for story time and part of their hands-on exploration for the children. I have also seen it mentioned in a few additional places and it gets pretty good reviews. So, I decided to do a little review on the product.
Science How Water Travels Through Roots Stems and Tubes
Explain how water travels through the roots stems and tubes to the plants leaves. Not sure exactly how this happens yourself? Laura Hamilton shares this wonderful process with us.
Assortment of playdough mats to keep your little ones busy for awhile. There are a total of 15 high quality St Patricks Day playdough activity mats in the set.
Butterfly Art Symmetry
Every once in a while you have to shake things up. Today is that day! Directly after breakfast – circle time was replaced with group art. Today we are doing a butterfly art symmetry project
Lifecycle of a Caterpillar Butterfly
If you haven’t done a caterpillar to butterfly unit and raised the little buggers, you are missing out. For me, the Lifecycle of a Caterpillar Butterfly unit was always a good time.
Transportation Ideas For the Block Area
6 transportation ideas for the block area. From old denim jeans to inclines and ramps.
I like to grow items with my children during my spring unit. One of the items that we enjoy growing is the herb, basil.
Over the course of a few weeks, I gather up my egg shells, wash them out and let them dry naturally in the sun.
Preserve a Spider Web – Hands-on Preschool Science
Marbleized Egg Prints
Simple child lead art activity using eggs to make marbleized prints.
Fingerprint Eggs in a Basket
Simple, but extremely cute fingerprint eggs in a basket art project crafted out of wallpaper scraps and finger paint for Easter.
Flower Garden Song Seed Growing
Save the flower garden song seed growing to your phone or iPad for quick reference. Use it in gardening, the farm or spring lesson plans.
Spring Rainbow Art Project – Group Bulletin Board or Individual
This spring rainbow art project – group bulletin board or individual project turns out cute. The entire classroom could use their handprints to create a rainbow for the bulletin month of March for St Patrick’s Day or the month of April for April showers bring May flowers.
10 Preschool Books on Space
I have compiled a listing of 10 preschool books on space for helping your children foster the exploration of space.
This is a 22 page coloring book story is called Emily’s Bluebird. A young girl finds a healthy, baby bluebird on a spring day. Follow along as Emily learns what she needs to do.
12 St Patricks Day Books for Children
St Patrick’s Day is just around the corner and I have put together 12 St Patricks Day books for children to learn about the history of St Patrick’s Day, the customs of Ireland and of course, you can’t forget those silly little leprechauns.
Edible Play Clay Recipe
A sweet, edible play clay recipe that will get children’s creative juices flowing. 100% edible ingredients. No flour or peanut butter.
Ladybug Paper Plate Craft
Looking for a craft to go along with your spring ladybug theme? Try this simple ladybug paper plate craft.
Liquid Sidewalk Chalk Recipe
Making this liquid sidewalk chalk recipe is extremely easy, if you have cornstarch and food coloring in your home. What are you waiting for? Try it now!
Egg Carton Caterpillars Art Project
Start saving your cardboard egg cartons. You will need them to create this is a quick, easy, and self-directed spring egg carton caterpillars art project.
Valentines Day Heart Art Projects
Valentines Day Heart Art Projects – I know some classes can not complete “Valentine’s Day” art projects. That is perfectly fine. That doesn’t mean you can’t do a King and Queen of Hearts Theme or Alice in Wonderland Theme. In that case, the projects would fit perfectly well within the themes.
Matching Buttons to Correct Colored Snowman
Printable preschool game for winter matching buttons to correct colored snowman.
The weather is colder. In some places, snow or rain may fall from the sky. Daylight is shorter. Sometimes it is still dark when we get up in the morning. Along with a variety of special winter activity sports. Let’s talk about WINTER!
Summer Winter Hat Sorting Center
Have parents bring in a variety of hats to create this summer winter hat sorting center.
Moon Sand How To Make Recipe
Make this moldable moon sand for the sensory table. I promise your children will thank you. How to make moon sand recipe, video, and written directions.
Chilly The Penguin Paper Plate Art Project
Could this Chilly The Penguin paper plate art project be any easier or economical to create?
Snowman Sock Art Project
No snow? No Problem! Create rows and rows of cute sock snowmen indoors.
Download and print The Mitten flannel board patterns below. All patterns are in full color and include a story. Once the patterns are printed you can laminate the patterns and back them with flannel, felt or magnets to act out the story of the mitten.
Winter Numbers – 1-12
Have a child place cards in front of them. Take the first card. Count the number of winter objects and clip clothespin above the correct number of winter objects.
Want to do a little something different? Try some of the ideas in my Popcorn lesson plan theme. There are songs, art projects and more to keep your little ones busy. Many of the ideas could be used with a spring theme, too.
Guide the children to turn unacceptable behaviors into positive behaviors by turning the sad face into a happy face.
Alphabet Tracing – Uppercase and Lowercase
Print and laminate this alphabet printable. Use erasable crayons or markers to reuse the printable day after day.
I made green rice for St Patrick’s Day & to symbolize spring for the sensory table. Watch the video how to color rice for the sensory table.
Mardi Gras Watercolor Masterpieces
A great way for your little Picasso’s to express themselves is by setting up a paint station during center time. You can do this by setting up paint easels or art tables.
Gardening Preschool Theme
This is a full gardening preschool theme for Preschool children. You can plan an entire week around the activities.
Counting Valentines Flannel Board Pattern
Print the Counting Valentines Flannel Board Pattern below. The pattern can be used as a flannel board or magnetic board.
Easter Lesson Plan Theme
This is my Easter lesson plan theme for preschool children. You can use the activities to help plan your weekly activities.
A preschool music lesson plan full of ideas.
Penguin Lesson Plan Theme
A full week of activities in this penguin lesson plan theme to keep preschoolers busy learning about penguins.
A day of activities in this Ground hog Day Lesson. Plan What is Groundhog Day? It is a day set aside on the 2nd of February in both The United States and Canada to tell how many more weeks of winter will be left.
Valentines Day Lesson Plan
Full preschool Valentines Day lesson plan that includes songs, fingerplays, art activities, centers, games, and books.
Transpiration of Plants Science Experiment
During the lifecycle of a plant unit or gardening theme when talking about the leaves and their function you may wish to cover the term transpiration of plants.
Santa Snowball Number Toss Game
Cute Santa snowball number toss game that children can play that will not feel like they are reinforcing their recognition of numbers. Because, what child wouldn’t like tossing something indoors without getting into trouble?
Thanksgiving Largest to Smallest Sorting Game
Print the preschool pattern Thanksgiving largest to smallest sorting game pieces and reinforce children’s abilities sort the piece from largest to smallest while reminding them to work from left to right.
Songs for Thanksgiving
Songs for Thanksgiving theme, many of which are set to familiar childhood tunes. Copy the graphics and save to your phone, iPad and / or Pinterest and bring up the songs during group time activities.
Oak Leaf Pattern
Printable oak leaf pattern for coloring or art projects.
Printable acorn pattern for coloring or art projects.
Examining Fern Spores
Fall is a wonderful time to get out and take nature walks. It is cool, full of color and learning opportunities. An excellent nature lesson to include during the fall is examining fern spores.