This post explains why documentation is important and a few different ways of documenting. Documentation allows you to see children's interests overtime and build off prior interests for future activities.
The One-Week Fix for Bad Behavior My plan was to end my kids' whining, hitting, and tantrums in seven days. But first I had to change my own actions. Expecting kids to be bad is a self-fulfilling prophecy.
pine needle discovery bottles - Make with the kids at preschool. Add water, pine needles, and glitter to a water bottle and hot glue cap on top. Use different evergreen, so the kids can see the difference. Kind of a 'I Spy' theme
Tutorial on how to make a cloud (craft, not science). Uses balloons, flour water paste and shredded paper. Use a spray adhesive to attach pillow stuffing. Very clever! Now I want to cover my ceiling with blue butcher paper & hang clouds!