Category archives: Activities by Age

 

Hand Feather Wreath!1

This craft is used for Thanksgiving. Every child will have their hand traced and the teacher will cut them out. Then on a cut out circle they will glue handprints and feathers. Materials used: feathers, poster boards, and glue. October preschool supplies courtesy of MomTrusted.com, SavvyCyberKids ..

 

 

D is for Ducks!0

This month's materials came at the perfect time, since we were discussing the letter D. We used this month's materials to make ducks!  I work in a classroom with students with special needs, so I can't share any pictures of the kids, but their art work is great! I love how one of them used the foam ..

 

"O"ooooo!!! Owls1

Materials: Big and little O's Feathers Foam Glue sticks Googly Eyes Pre-cut triangles We started with a Capital O and discussed what letter Owl starts with. Then we turned the O into an owl. We took turns decorating the large owl and then we made our own little owls using feathe ..

 

Savvy Cyber Kids0

For this art project we read the ebook that was provided and talked to our children about how we can stay safe online!  Our kids are ages 2-4 so we had to modify a little how we got them to create their own identity.  We had them dram a picture of themselves as a sort of super hero and had them expl ..

 

Owl Masks0

We made owl masks for an owl parade on Halloween. Adults cut out mask shapes from tagboard and taped craft sticks to one side with packing tape (we used 2 craft sticks to add stability). Children glued on feathers and a triangle foam "beak". The results were great for our 3 and 4 year olds. Octob ..

 

Science - Hot and Cold0

Objective: Children will be able to differentiate between hot and cold. Duration: 30 minutes Materials: Red construction paper labeled "hot" Blue construction paper labeled "cold" Hot and cold item worksheet red crayon blue crayon kid-friendly scissors glue stick Activity: C ..

 

Free Art!0

This was a bit tricky for me. Our week was fire safety and our letter was "L". Next week's "F"! So I explained that we would be doing free art with feathers, foam pieces and paper plates. The next thing I knew the children were talking about how they were decorating their jack o'laterns! What creati ..

 

Fall Foliage and Faces0

This project was done using pumpkin and tree templates I found on Google. The children used the foam shapes to create Jack O'Lanterns. The feathers were used to make fall leaves on the trees. Glue sticks were used to attach the materials to the templates. We read a Fall book as well. I plan to use f ..