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27 Preschool Apple Activities -Includes: Science, Music, Counting, Sensory, Song Videos, and More!

An apple theme week filled with apple activities is an exciting way to bring new knowledge and a connection to the season into your daycare.  I will give you some craft ideas, songs, field trip ideas, baking ideas, books, early academic concepts, and imaginative play ideas in this article. Studying the natural world will help…
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Teach the Days of the Week with this Easy 5 minute Routine

Having a daily ritual known as ‘Calendar Time’ is a popular morning activity in many preschool classrooms. Bringing this routine into your home daycare is a fast and easy way to teach the Days of the Week (and more) to your preschool children. Calendar time has TWO main benefits for children. 1. New Concepts Calendar…
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Handprint Apple Tree Painting

The air has turned crisp and that means one thing to my daycare children, APPLE PICKING TIME!  This is a tradition at our house. Every fall we go apple picking and before our field trip I like to incorporate some apple songs and rhymes into our daily routine.  If I start singing the songs a…
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35 Skills for Kindergarten Success : Daycare Curriculum Outline

  Many home daycare providers have preschoolers in their care who will be entering formal school next year.  We spend many hours teaching our preschoolers important skills that will help them when they begin school. I decided to write-up an outline of my  daycare curriculum so that my daycare parents could get a sense of…
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