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Mud Pie Meatballs
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June 20, 2018February 17, 2019

Mud Pie Meatballs

I have way too much fun teaching!  With summer break right around the corner, I wanted students to explore some classic childhood sensory activities.  Who doesn’t love making mud pies? I played the song “On Top of Spaghetti”.  It’s a great song, and it got students excited for our activity.   After reading we pretended to...

Sand pit Creation
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June 19, 2018February 18, 2019

Sand pit Creation

A whole town using just the materials around!  I teach kindergarten, so we try to make our activities hands-on and exciting for students to learn from doing.  For this activity, we headed outside to begin a sand pit creation.  We were working to create a town that included a structure of some kind built by each student.  Some students...

Kids Music – Balloon Instruments
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June 12, 2018November 14, 2018

Kids Music – Balloon Instruments

I find that whenever I teach kids music, especially with instruments, it is always well received.  Kids love to play instruments!  Drums, rhythm sticks, and even bells.  I try, however, to incorporate the inquiry going on in the kindergarten classes that I cover prep for… and so we have balloon instruments!  We started off by talking about how anything...