All the preschool teachers that I know are masters of collecting and re-using stuff. Are you guilty of saving every toilet paper roll, paper towel roll, plastic container, bubble wrap sheet, and bottle cap that you see? You can use some of that “stuff” to create name puzzles and name activities for your home or classroom.
I was a picky eater when I was a kid. I frequently played around with my food instead of eating, and I frequently got in trouble for doing it. Well, now I know that playing with food isn’t always a bad thing. Snack time, in particular, can be a great time to work on some early learning concepts. Here are several ideas for snack time learning.