Play Based Learning

   Cars and Blocks! 🙂  A three year old child decided that cars and blocks go nicely together and so began construction of a large one story building and some nice parking spots for cars.  And some cars park upside down.    I absolutely love how this child decided the parking spots should be on tallContinue reading “Play Based Learning”

Join Me on Saturday, May 30th, 2015 for a Tour!

Dear Families of preschool aged children, Please pencil me in for this Saturday, May 30th, 2015!  The Marigold School of Early Learning will be open from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. for a tour!                                           Continue reading “Join Me on Saturday, May 30th, 2015 for a Tour!”

Continued Small Space Interest Areas

I have a few other interest areas that I utilize in my small preschool. 🙂 On this side of the shelf is standing space for wooden dolls and paper clips!  Two children can engage in this standing space and still have elbow room.  If your preschool space is small too, then you know what itContinue reading “Continued Small Space Interest Areas”

Standing Interest Areas

Standing interest areas for small spaces is great for young and energetic people! 🙂                                                                                  Continue reading “Standing Interest Areas”

Reggio Inspired Provocations with Flowers

As a Teacher I know there are countless ways in which to implement lessons, set up provocations, encourage interests for young children, so I thought I would show some ways in which I like to set up a simple provocation. Initial set up is aesthetically pleasing to me, the adult, but I never know forContinue reading “Reggio Inspired Provocations with Flowers”