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Apr 10, 2014

Chicka Chicka Boom Boom Theme

Chicka Chicka Boom Boom is an all time favorite book in schools and preschool is no exception! Find preschool lesson plans and activities for this theme!

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Apr 08, 2014

It's Time To Get Outside!

The snow is melting and yes, it's a bit rainy in places--perhaps you need a "Mud Kitchen"?! Let's get outside, do a safety check through our play areas (a lot changes in a season, you never know what will be in your playyard!) and let's play!

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Apr 03, 2014

Frog Theme for Preschool

A frog theme for preschool! We love frogs, tadpoles and anything else that is slimy, jumps around and likes to play in water and mud! Here are some Frog lesson plans!

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Apr 01, 2014

Kindergarten Skills

Which kindergarten skills will preschoolers need on their first day of Kindergarten and how can you prepare them?

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Apr 01, 2014

Retention Practices: Holding A Child Back

Retention practices of holding a child back in preschool has its pros and cons. It's the age old debate of Social Promotion VS Retention. What should preschool programs do?

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Apr 01, 2014

Social Promotion and Retention: The History

Social promotion and retention has quite a history, and one that has swung like a pendulum when it comes to kindergarten entrance.

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Apr 01, 2014

School Readiness

School Readiness is more than asking if the children know their A,B,Cs and 1,2,3s. Determining true readiness requires us to look at all areas of development.

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Mar 27, 2014

Armor of God Theme

This Armor of God Preschool Theme is based on the book of Ephesians 6:13-18. This page includes preschool lesson plans, activities and Interest Learning Center ideas for your Preschool Classroom!

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Mar 25, 2014

Circle Time Area

Is the main focus of your Circle Time the calendar, weather and letter/number/shape of the week? If so, you may be missing out on the true potential Circle Time!

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Mar 20, 2014

Pizza Theme for Preschool

A Pizza Theme in Preschool? YES! Draw children into learning with this theme! This page includes preschool lesson plans, activities and Interest Learning Center ideas for your Preschool Classroom!

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Mar 18, 2014

Circle Time Area as an Interest Learning Center

Ideas for you Preschool Circle Time area including where to set it up and what materials to have available each day.

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Mar 12, 2014

Noahs Ark Preschool Theme

This Noahs Ark Theme is based on the book of Genesis in 6:1-9:17. This page includes preschool lesson plans, activities and Interest Learning Center ideas for your Preschool Classroom!

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Mar 09, 2014

Pie Theme for Preschool

This Pie Theme for Preschool would be great for PI Day on March 14 or anytime! It has preschool lesson plans and ideas for your Preschool Classroom!

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Mar 06, 2014

Castles Dragons Kings and Queens Theme for Preschool

Castles Dragons Kings and Queens ! Let's get planning for some great make believe play and learning!

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Mar 03, 2014

Preschool Lesson Plans, activities, ideas and articles for Preschool Teachers

Free lesson plans, activities, and ideas to help preschool teachers plan for their preschool lesson plans. Gross motor, math, science, art, dramatic play, reading, writing, preschool behavior, child

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Mar 01, 2014

Plan A Theme 2P in I.P.O.P.

The fourth and final step to plan a theme 2P in I.P.O.P. Plan your daily and weekly lesson plans for your preschool classroom!

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Feb 14, 2014

Quilts Theme for Preschool

This Quilts Theme for preschool has over 55 activities and can be combined with a Bedtime Theme, Lullabies or a Pajama Theme!

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Feb 07, 2014

Plan A Theme O in I.P.O.P.

The third step to plan a theme O from I.P.O.P. Organize your list of ideas into your interest learning centers for our preschool classroom!

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Feb 06, 2014

Plan A Theme 1P in I.P.O.P.

The second step to plan a theme 1p from I.P.O.P. Print or list ALL ideas that come to mind for the topic you have chosen for your preschool classroom!

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Feb 05, 2014

Inclement Weather Indoor Activities

Planning inclement weather indoor activities for long spans of very cold weather when you can't get outside will keep your preschoolers active and you sane!

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Feb 05, 2014

Inclement Weather Planning

Inclement weather will happen! Plan for those weather changes that might keep your children in for a day or prolonged period of time!

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Feb 03, 2014

David and Goliath Preschool Theme

This David and Goliath Theme is based on Scripture found in 1 Samuel 17:1-50. This page includes preschool lesson plans, activities and Interest Learning Center ideas for your Preschool Classroom!

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Feb 01, 2014

Plan A Theme I in I.P.O.P.

The first step to plan a theme I from I.P.O.P. Choose and INTERESTING theme for your preschool classroom!

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Feb 01, 2014

Plan A Theme for Your Preschoolers

You have a great idea and want to plan a theme for your preschool classroom. But where and how do you begin? P.O.P.! That's how!

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Jan 27, 2014

Pajamas Theme for Preschool

Pajama days are fun in Preschool. How about a Pajamas Themed WEEK?! Here are activities for your interest centers for a fun week!

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Jan 23, 2014

Observing Language Development in Preschoolers

Observing language as it develops is key in our classrooms. But why and...how do we find the time?!

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Jan 23, 2014

Addressing Concerns of Parents Regarding Language Development

Addressing concerns with parents when they ask us about their child's language development. It is very important that we address these specific things when we meet with parents.

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Jan 23, 2014

Language Development in Preschool

Language development is the process by which we come to understand and communicate language. Children develop language at their own individual paces and at different ages from one another.

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Jan 23, 2014

Diagnosis Danger in the Preschool Classroom

Diagnosis Danger--Our preschoolers represent a varied range of growth and development. What should you do if you suspect a delay or issue in an area of development?

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Jan 16, 2014

Jesus and the Children Preschool Theme

This Jesus and the Children Preschool Theme based on Matt 19:13-15 includes preschool lesson plans, activities and Interest Learning Center ideas for your Preschool Classroom!

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