skip to content
200 essential preschool activities Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

200 essential preschool activities

Author: Julienne M Olson
Publisher: St. Paul, MN : Redleaf Press, [2012]
Edition/Format:   Book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Overview: 200 Essential Preschool Activities promotes children's learning, helps improve their functional skills, and encourages interaction in the classroom. This resource provides preschool, pre-kindergarten, and student teachers with an abundance of developmentally appropriate lessons, all developed by the author and used in her own classroom for more than fifteen years. These adaptable, open-ended activities and  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Julienne M Olson
ISBN: 9781605541044 1605541044
OCLC Number: 756582226
Description: xi, 215 pages ; 28 cm
Contents: 1. Classroom structure. Activities : Plan an effective room design ; Write the first letter home ; Structure story time carefully ; Make snacktime count! ; Emphasize responsibility and group time for fine-motor centers ; Make transitions smooth ; Create a choice board ; Include regular computer time ; Sing out loud ; Say good-bye calmly --
2. Creative centers. Dramatic play areas activities : Time to shop ; Wrap it up ; Ice cream, ice cream ; The mail room ; Wash and dry ; Pizza, pizza, pizza ; Vet clinic ; Baker's work ; Camp out ; Take me to the zoo ; Beauty time ; Little builders ; Flowers for sale ; All through the seasons ; The pumpkin patch ; Going on a trip ; Pet care --
Discovery and sensory areas activities : Cleaning crew ; Pumpkin wash ; Soft and creamy ; Sensory glurch ; Check it out ; Fasten it ; Water and sand table fun ; What a ball ; Frozen treasures ; Going out ; Punch it ; At the car wash ; Story box treasure ; Magnets ; Snow cookies. 3. Group lessons. Academic growth activities : Train counters ; What was that sound? ; Muffin tops ; Glass of milk ; Tops and bottoms ; Daytime/nighttime ; Pie count ; Push and pull ; Apple chart ; Sink or float? ; Feed the bear ; Key match ; The right tool for the job ; Size it ; Same and different match ; Where they live ; Red star pictures ; Interactive bulletin board --
Social skills activities : Fishing for a friend ; Smile, please ; The circle snack ; Hide-and-seek names ; Face it ; Bless you ; Family graph ; Dull day holiday ; Penny savers ; Feelings video ; Puppets pop up ; How are you today? ; Get a job ; A new friend --
Hands-on learning experiences activities : Farm scavenger hunt ; Focus on the outdoors ; Box it in ; Plant a seed ; Pop pop ; Beach ball bop ; Scarecrow stuffing ; Hand in the sand ; Hatching ; Trim the tree ; Zoo path ; Discovery box ; Fishin' positions ; Find the room ; Make what I make ; What sense? ; Think like a scientist ; Creepy crawly bug hunt --
Musical creativity activities : Musical lights ; Hands-on fingerplays ; Scarf dance ; Conga line ; Jukebox rhymes --
4. Arts and crafts. Child-centered expressive art activities : From caterpillar to butterfly ; Stuck on you ; Gift of time ; Jungle zone mural ; Hangin' around mobile ; Book-craft connections ; Tissue lights ; Farm visit ; White to bright ; Write a book ; Blooming artist ; Partner art ; Disappearing art ; Body outlines ; My beautiful face ; Around it goes ; Cocoa bear ; Beach scene ; Squishy butterflies ; Mouse painting ; Paint spinner ; Place it here ; Sticker story ; Stringers ; Chalk talk --
Creative tools and methods activities : Cut it out ; Rolling around ; Polar fluff ; Dough fun ; Toothbrush painting ; Sock art ; Making tracks ; Painted fingers ; Shadow art ; Light as a feather ; Something's afoot ; Marble paintings ; Rubbings ; Glue designs; Bubble up ; Magnetic pull ; Rip it up ; Foam art. 5. Learning games. Board games activities : Lights out ; Sounds like a bingo ; Dress the snowman ; Train car categories ; Shape spinner ; Who, what, where ; Hands-on bingo ; Parts of the whole ; Weather expressions --
Thinking games activities : Concepts cards ; Make a match ; Flip it open ; Bottled up ; What's missing, snowman? ; Package clues ; Shoe box match ; Petal counters ; Strike one --
Verbal games activities : Who took the honey from the teddy bear? ; Drive-through window ; Mouse house color game ; Gobble, gobble! ; Moo, roar, quack --
Movement games activities : Leap frog lily colors ; Hugging hearts ; Shake the beanbag ; Roll with the wind ; Wrap it again and again and again ; Feed the squirrel ; Playground tumble ; Puppy run ; Knockout ; Spoon races ; Freeze and go ; Hamper toss ; Blanket roll --
6. Family involvement. Involving families in the home setting activities : The quilt ; Create a story ; Picture perfect ; Homework hurrah ; Take-home art box ; I've got a secret ; Backpack home ; Color day bag ; Data collection ; Reading center ; Friendship chain --
Involving families in the school setting activities : Traveling notebooks ; Invite them in ; Family game day ; Giving back ; Stuffed animals come to school ; Generational greetings ; Friendship collage ; Pocket full ; Rhyme time ; Family favorites ; Newsletter ; On a positive note ; Conference notes.
Other Titles: Two hundred essential preschool activities
Responsibility: Julienne M. Olson.

Abstract:

Overview: 200 Essential Preschool Activities promotes children's learning, helps improve their functional skills, and encourages interaction in the classroom. This resource provides preschool, pre-kindergarten, and student teachers with an abundance of developmentally appropriate lessons, all developed by the author and used in her own classroom for more than fifteen years. These adaptable, open-ended activities and strategies complement any early childhood program's core curriculum. 200 Essential Preschool Activities provides activities for and information on: Creative centers, including dramatic play areas and discovery and sensory areas. - Learning games, including turn-taking and board games, academic games, and cooperative and active games. - Group lessons, including circle time, social lessons, hands-on skill builders, and musical games and finger plays. - Arts and crafts, including child-centered expressive art and creative tools and methods. - Classroom structure, including classroom areas and centers and creating learning opportunities. - Parent involvement.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(1)

User lists with this item (1)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/756582226>
library:oclcnum"756582226"
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/756582226>
rdf:typeschema:Book
rdfs:seeAlso
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:author
schema:bookEdition"First edition."
schema:datePublished"2012"
schema:description"5. Learning games. Board games activities : Lights out ; Sounds like a bingo ; Dress the snowman ; Train car categories ; Shape spinner ; Who, what, where ; Hands-on bingo ; Parts of the whole ; Weather expressions -- Thinking games activities : Concepts cards ; Make a match ; Flip it open ; Bottled up ; What's missing, snowman? ; Package clues ; Shoe box match ; Petal counters ; Strike one -- Verbal games activities : Who took the honey from the teddy bear? ; Drive-through window ; Mouse house color game ; Gobble, gobble! ; Moo, roar, quack -- Movement games activities : Leap frog lily colors ; Hugging hearts ; Shake the beanbag ; Roll with the wind ; Wrap it again and again and again ; Feed the squirrel ; Playground tumble ; Puppy run ; Knockout ; Spoon races ; Freeze and go ; Hamper toss ; Blanket roll -- 6. Family involvement. Involving families in the home setting activities : The quilt ; Create a story ; Picture perfect ; Homework hurrah ; Take-home art box ; I've got a secret ; Backpack home ; Color day bag ; Data collection ; Reading center ; Friendship chain -- Involving families in the school setting activities : Traveling notebooks ; Invite them in ; Family game day ; Giving back ; Stuffed animals come to school ; Generational greetings ; Friendship collage ; Pocket full ; Rhyme time ; Family favorites ; Newsletter ; On a positive note ; Conference notes."
schema:description"3. Group lessons. Academic growth activities : Train counters ; What was that sound? ; Muffin tops ; Glass of milk ; Tops and bottoms ; Daytime/nighttime ; Pie count ; Push and pull ; Apple chart ; Sink or float? ; Feed the bear ; Key match ; The right tool for the job ; Size it ; Same and different match ; Where they live ; Red star pictures ; Interactive bulletin board -- Social skills activities : Fishing for a friend ; Smile, please ; The circle snack ; Hide-and-seek names ; Face it ; Bless you ; Family graph ; Dull day holiday ; Penny savers ; Feelings video ; Puppets pop up ; How are you today? ; Get a job ; A new friend -- Hands-on learning experiences activities : Farm scavenger hunt ; Focus on the outdoors ; Box it in ; Plant a seed ; Pop pop ; Beach ball bop ; Scarecrow stuffing ; Hand in the sand ; Hatching ; Trim the tree ; Zoo path ; Discovery box ; Fishin' positions ; Find the room ; Make what I make ; What sense? ; Think like a scientist ; Creepy crawly bug hunt -- Musical creativity activities : Musical lights ; Hands-on fingerplays ; Scarf dance ; Conga line ; Jukebox rhymes -- 4. Arts and crafts. Child-centered expressive art activities : From caterpillar to butterfly ; Stuck on you ; Gift of time ; Jungle zone mural ; Hangin' around mobile ; Book-craft connections ; Tissue lights ; Farm visit ; White to bright ; Write a book ; Blooming artist ; Partner art ; Disappearing art ; Body outlines ; My beautiful face ; Around it goes ; Cocoa bear ; Beach scene ; Squishy butterflies ; Mouse painting ; Paint spinner ; Place it here ; Sticker story ; Stringers ; Chalk talk -- Creative tools and methods activities : Cut it out ; Rolling around ; Polar fluff ; Dough fun ; Toothbrush painting ; Sock art ; Making tracks ; Painted fingers ; Shadow art ; Light as a feather ; Something's afoot ; Marble paintings ; Rubbings ; Glue designs; Bubble up ; Magnetic pull ; Rip it up ; Foam art."
schema:description"Overview: 200 Essential Preschool Activities promotes children's learning, helps improve their functional skills, and encourages interaction in the classroom. This resource provides preschool, pre-kindergarten, and student teachers with an abundance of developmentally appropriate lessons, all developed by the author and used in her own classroom for more than fifteen years. These adaptable, open-ended activities and strategies complement any early childhood program's core curriculum. 200 Essential Preschool Activities provides activities for and information on: Creative centers, including dramatic play areas and discovery and sensory areas. - Learning games, including turn-taking and board games, academic games, and cooperative and active games. - Group lessons, including circle time, social lessons, hands-on skill builders, and musical games and finger plays. - Arts and crafts, including child-centered expressive art and creative tools and methods. - Classroom structure, including classroom areas and centers and creating learning opportunities. - Parent involvement."
schema:description"1. Classroom structure. Activities : Plan an effective room design ; Write the first letter home ; Structure story time carefully ; Make snacktime count! ; Emphasize responsibility and group time for fine-motor centers ; Make transitions smooth ; Create a choice board ; Include regular computer time ; Sing out loud ; Say good-bye calmly -- 2. Creative centers. Dramatic play areas activities : Time to shop ; Wrap it up ; Ice cream, ice cream ; The mail room ; Wash and dry ; Pizza, pizza, pizza ; Vet clinic ; Baker's work ; Camp out ; Take me to the zoo ; Beauty time ; Little builders ; Flowers for sale ; All through the seasons ; The pumpkin patch ; Going on a trip ; Pet care -- Discovery and sensory areas activities : Cleaning crew ; Pumpkin wash ; Soft and creamy ; Sensory glurch ; Check it out ; Fasten it ; Water and sand table fun ; What a ball ; Frozen treasures ; Going out ; Punch it ; At the car wash ; Story box treasure ; Magnets ; Snow cookies."
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1170156602>
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"200 essential preschool activities"
schema:workExample
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.