Tag Archives: playful learning

Beware of the Chompers!

I’m finally starting to have fun on my job!  Here’s what we’ve been up to this week! Paper plates turned out to be quite an inspiration for my young artists! Two girls were proud to tell me they were creating … Continue reading

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Cooking Up Some Pinteresting Art Materials

This past school year I became a member of Pinterest. As an educator I have found some helpful ways to use Pinterest that save me time and give me a way to organize information. And of course I love the … Continue reading

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Thinking outside the lunchbox!

One of my favorite books that I discovered recently and have been sharing with my students is Nina Laden’s Roberto Insect Architect (2000).  As a boy Roberto, a termite, plays with the wood he is given to eat and creates towers.  His … Continue reading

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