How planets orbit the sun: A Montessori-inspired activity for kids
This super simple activity gives kids a hands-on and concrete way to understand how planets orbit the sun in a large circle.
Earth Day Collage
I saw a fabulous magazine clippings Earth Day Collage at Artsonia and put it on our To-do list for Earth Day this year. All my kids pitched in making this Earth Day Craft, but kids could easily do
Sensory Play Activity for Earth Day - Pre-K Pages
A simple and fun sensory play experience with animals and an earth day theme for your preschool, pre-k, and kindergarten kids to enjoy.
Clubhouse Truth: Preschool Science Matters
This teacher did this for a preschool lesson, but it can be adapted for older kids like my fifth graders. They could drop or open the balloons and observe what happens to the solid liquid and gas inside it. This would help identify the properties of solids, liquids and gases.
Teaching Tuesday: How to Make a Planet (with an old CD!)
Remember that feeling in school when you walked in and realized that you forgot a project was due? Pure panic in the bottom of your gut?! Yeah, that happened to me today, but it wasn…
Moon Math Activities for Preschoolers - Pre-K Pages
Use gray play dough, golf balls, and a numbered cube for fun moon-themed math activities for preschool, pre-k, and kindergarten
Space KIDS Yoga and Printables | Pink Oatmeal Shop
Kids Yoga and Gross Motor with a Space theme. Real kids in the yoga poses!
Making Craters: Space Science Experiment - Pre-K Pages
Making Craters: Space Science Experiment for Preschool and Kindergarten. Your kids will love this super fun science experiment making and exploring craters. Perfect for a space theme in your preschool or kindergarten classroom. - Pre-K Pages
Montessori DIY: Sandpaper Globe • Mamaguru
Teach preschoolers about the earth using a Montessori Sandpaper Globe! Here are wonderful DIY plans so you can make your very own Sandpaper Globe.. Children are tactile learners, so the Sandpaper Globe let's them learn the make-up for our planet using touch. They LOVE that! The Montessori Sandpaper Globe lets them see and feel how much of the earth is water and how much is land. In addition to the Sandpaper Globe DIY, there are also geography and geology lesson plans in this article…