Big and Little..... Explorers sensory play
Big and Little is back... and this time we chose the theme Explorers. Before you read on head over to A Mom with a Lesson Plan to check out her awesome BIG backyard explorer dress up. Jillian and her kids have made some great props for their backyard adventures. go now, I'll wait..... Now onto my little explorers sensory/pretend play set-up. I was inspired by the book We're Going on a Bear Hunt by Michael Rosen and Helen Oxenbury for this activity, where a family make their way through…
40 Animal Habitats Project Ideas & Science Activities
Explore various animal habitats with these activities, diorama crafts & project ideas for kids in preschool, kindergarten, 1st, 2nd and 3rd grade!
If you've visited my blog before you may have noticed I have a new design! I first ventured into sharing teaching ideas in Cyberland by creating an early childhood class website. Then, I discovered a ton of inspiring teachers' blogs and thought, "I can do that, too!" And, The Third Grade Learning Spot came to be. Through a lot of trial and error I created my own blog, but the finished product wasn't what I had envisioned in my head. No matter how many tutorials I watched I just couldn't get…
Rainforest Small World – Amazon River Basin
This post contains affiliate links for your convenience. Today was a very special day – rainforest day! This is my favorite small world! I have been diligently trying to build this i…
Rainforest Habitat Diorama | Kids' Crafts | Fun Craft Ideas
Learn all about tropical rainforests and the animals that live in this habitat by making this exciting shoebox diorama.