Friendship Color Mixing
Creating A Classroom Community Through Art Part 1 Red, yellow, and blue are great alone, but when you mix them you create something beautiful. This is how lasting friendships are formed. Two individuals coming together to create something beautiful - FRIENDSHIP. The children pick a friend to work with and were given a large sheet of paper to decorate. We used tempera paint (red, yellow, blue), flannel sheets, and plastic plates. We diluted the paint with water to make it easier for it to…
Around the World Music | Fun Summer School Activities | End of Year Activities
This is something I need to use in the classroom!
7 Continents of the World: Matching Activity
FREE geography matching activity with the 7 continents of the world. Perfect for toddlers, preschoolers and kindergarten to introduce the continents.
One Class, Many Cultures - Freebie!
I've mentioned this project/bulletin board a few times, and now that this year's group has done it, presented it, and I've (almost) finished reading their reports, I'm going to tell you more about it! We tweaked it this year, and I'm so happy with the results! We tied it into our social studies curriculum by telling the kiddos (and putting it on the instructions sheet for the parents) that we will learn throughout the year how California is made up of immigrants and migrants from many…
Friends and Family Support Magnets (216-524) from Guildcraft Arts & Crafts! Celebrate the special people who encourage you every day and keep you strong. Includes preprinted and precut Earth shapes, precut hands and magnetic tape. 8 3/4".
Global Bulletin Board Ideas: Creating a Welcoming School Evironment
What a great way to globalize the hallway at school: awesome bulletin board ideas to expose your kids to languages around the world!
Lyndsey Kuster — Recharge & Reignite Your Passion For Teaching
If you’ve ever had (or possibly you currently do have) a student who struggled with phonics even after receiving daily, systematic instruction, it’s most likely because they have not yet developed their phonemic awareness abilities. Read more
Crafts from around the World! Activities for 6 countries -- perfect for geography or cultural learning from one of our STEM affiliates.
Kids Books to Celebrate Individuality - Inner Child Fun
Kids books that celebrate individuality can help teach us that it is okay to be different! If you are looking for books to encourage kids to think for themselves, or stories that foster acceptance of others who may be unique, these are some of our favorites. It takes a lot of courage to stand out in …
My favorite book for starting conversations with children about diversity - Rebekah Gienapp
Get sneak peeks into our family's favorite diverse and inclusive book, The Barefoot Book of Children, and download free diversity activities.
A (Paper) Chain of Kindness ⋆ Sugar, Spice and Glitter
Creating a paper chain of kindness with preschoolers to explain how our kind actions can impact others and set off a chain reaction, developing EQ
A Crafty Italian Cultural Lesson!
I know I have been a little Lazy at posting lately ( I'm not going to blame the pregnancy or the fact that I'm getting ready to move acros...