Is there anything more mysterious in life than metamorphosis? Teaching kids a butterfly life cycle lesson plan is something they will never forget!
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Caterpillar Butterfly Theme for Preschool
Do you long to REALLY teach your kids about nature? Caterpillar and butterfly theme studies can be all crafts, or you can really dive into the science behind these creatures. What’s even better is to do a little of both! I love studying life cycles with my kids and entomology. The younger they learn this the better!
Hand strength is a big deal. Kids need to be able to have enough hand strength for handwriting and many times they go to school lacking in this area.
School’s out! What do you do to keep kids busy? At Little Sprouts that means some of my little kids leave for the summer and my school-age kids are here every day.
Teaching a plant theme for preschool is a great way to teach kids lots of science as well as give them sensory experiences. Kids love to watch things grow. » Read more
Summer is a fun time for preschool. There is so much to celebrate and learn about. You can do bugs, gardening, beach, and so many more fun ideas. Crafts, learning activities, fine motor, gross motor, science, math, art, music, sensory play and more. Here is a list of summer theme ideas for preschool.
I love finding new ideas for process art and this yarn painting for kids is so much fun! Using what you have around the house for art projects is my favorite.
Kids love animals and sharks are no different. We had a ton of fun with an educational shark party for kids and I know you will too. Check out these ideas.
Sometimes a rainy day gets out of hand. That’s a perfect time to create an indoor obstacle course for your kids. Use up that energy, be creative, and have hours of fun!
I love process art for kids. I love easy projects with stuff I already have. This paint with marbles activity was simple, not as messy as regular painting and fun!