september themes

Collection by Pat Joyce

Pat Joyce
Apple Stamping Tree Craft #Fall craft for kids to make |  #preschool #kidscraft

Apple Stamping Tree Craft for Kids to Make - Crafty Morning

Have your kids use apples as stamps and make a fall tree craft! It's easy and is cheap to make. Perfect for a fall art project.

Counting and stacking activity to use with the Dr. Seuss book Ten Apples Up On Top. Great math and fine motor practice! Perfect for preschool Dr. Seuss theme or unit..

Ten Apples Up On Top Counting and Stacking

Ten Apples Up On Top Counting and Stacking. Simple Dr. Seuss book extension and math activity for toddlers and preschoolers!

fall themed quiet bin activity for preschoolers and toddlers

Easy Fall Button Tree Quiet Bin for PreK Kids

Yes! Love this easy idea to sneak in a little "me time" even when my kids are home with me!

Wrinkled Hearts: Bully Prevention Lesson | Squarehead Teachers…love this!

Wrinkled Hearts: Bully Prevention Lesson

Citizenship is crucial to the success of our society. But it’s not part of any standardized test, so sometimes it’s easy to skip over it. I absolutely loved this lesson plan by Characte…

Graph, "What's Your Favorite Way to Eat/Drink An Apple?" (from The First Grade Parade)

Apples Aplenty & A Meaningful Christmas - Cara Carroll

Did y’all hear me say Christmas? I’m sure you’re thinking, “Is she for real? CHRISTMAS? It’s not even OCTOBER yet!!” But bear with me. Y’all might remember reading THIS POST last year. I’m telling y’all all about this now so that y’all can get a move on it and start planning. My precious friend Brittney …

Apple Science Activity Parts Of An Apple - like the idea of something like this for the discovery table

Parts of an Apple: How Apples Grow

My favorite season is fall and our family always enjoys heading to the local apple orchard. This year, since we have enjoyed more practical life science activities lately, I thought we would read about, examine apples and how they grow. This apple theme activity is so easy to set up, simple to do and tasty to eat! Perfect STEM for preschoolers. PARTS OF AN APPLE PRESCHOOL ACTIVITY APPLE BOOKS FOR KIDS I chose a few apple theme books from our local library to read during our hands-on apple…

Name Activity Template for Class ABC Lift the Flap Book

Name Activity and ABC fun for the beginning of the year and beyond! Great for preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, early intervention, SPED, RTI, childcare, and home school classrooms. Make your own class ABC name book.**Please note that this product is also included in my CLASS BOOK BUNDLE. If you have...

"I See Apples" Pocket Chart This activity teaches so many things!  Number recognition, counting, sight words, concept of word... |Play to Learn Preschool|

Apple Circle Time Unit

"I See Apples" Pocket Chart This activity teaches so many things! Number recognition, counting, sight words, concept of word... |Play to Learn Preschool|

Practice Name Writing in 12 Fun Ways for Preschoolers

Not Interested in Learning to Write Their Name? Try These.

Practice Name Writing in 12 Fun Ways for Preschoolers

Read Birthday Zoo and make a class birthday graph. What a fabulous idea! I had one of these in my old classroom! I loved it! # Pin++ for Pinterest #
Birthday ChartsBirthday Chart ClassroomBirthday WallKindergarten ClassroomClassroom Activities


This lesson was inspired by an idea I found over the summer. Unfortunately, I do not know where the original idea came from. I thought I pin...

The Adventures of a First Grade Teacher: Apple Unit

Apple Unit

Along with our plant unit we did a short apple unit. Since I was doing plants during science, I mainly used these apple activities during reading and math. I got many of my activities from Deanna Jump's apple unit. First I read her book, Who took the Apples from the Apple Tree? The kids absolutely LOVED it! We then made our own class book and it is by far the most popular class book. The kids loved my drawing at the end....I love to hear them giggling as they read it in the library center…

My Name Book (add different pages with each letter of the child's name for them to practice throughout the year)

My name book: A preschool printable

Each school year, I like to create a name book for my preschool students to use. I put them together with all kinds of materials but to simplify things for my readers, I created this little name book template. Getting Started I create a book for

10 ways to help children learn to write their names

Activities For Kids - Fine Motor Skills Development

10 ways to help children learn to write their names

Miss Kindergarten: Apple Graphs and Glyph

Apple Activities for Fall - Miss Kindergarten

I love finding ways to make learning fun and these apple activities are no exception! The perfect way to incorporate science, math, and art.