Category: 60 Minute+ Activity

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...

STEM – Mini Engineers
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May 10, 2018January 1, 2019

STEM – Mini Engineers

Finally we have beautiful weather!  I have been waiting to do this activity for quite some time and I’m so happy with how it turned out.  I am finding that my kindergarten classes are constantly asking if we are going to be doing science.  Therefore, I am planning more and more STEM (Science Technology Engineering Math) lessons because they love it!  Also, I feel...

Community Helpers Centres
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April 5, 2018January 1, 2019

Community Helpers Centres

Kids love centres and  I love the community helper unit!  I figure that allowing students to play and pretend to be different community helpers and explore the tools that they use is the best way for them to learn.  It was interesting to see how many students had one or two centres that they were immediately drawn to.  Overall, the centres were...

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