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This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

Cooking with Preschoolers: Cooking up a Storm With Your Class

I thought I’d address one of the most exciting activities for the children – and one of the most challenging (but always fun) for their teachers – cooking!

The benefits of cooking activities are numerous. The lessons from cooking apply to so many aspects of everyday life; other than nutrition and healthy eating, you can use […]

By |October 5th, 2018|Social|0 Comments

Dramatic Play Ideas: Bring some drama into your classroom!

I thought I’d share one of my learning experiences through dramatic play.  This could also be used as an activity to support a cooking experience.

What we did in this instance was set up a restaurant in our classroom. This helps to foster a social area where the children can practice their social skills (e.g. interaction, […]

By |September 28th, 2018|Creative|0 Comments

Parent Involvement Ideas: Involving Parents in the Preschool Classroom

One of the things I am often asked is how to involve parents in their child’s learning. Now, as we all know, having parents in your classroom more than occasionally can be a distraction for the children. However, it’s a huge benefit to have parents involved – so it can be a fine line sometimes.

One […]

By |September 21st, 2018|Starting Preschool|0 Comments

But what about the dads? Involving Fathers at Preschool

Recently, we received feedback from parents that they’d like to include dads in their child’s preschool life. We wholeheartedly agreed, so we gave a 2-week period, during which the dads were welcome to drop in and take part in a hand painting exercise with their child (painting each others’ hands), which we later turned into […]

By |September 14th, 2018|Social|0 Comments

Separation Anxiety at Preschool: Strategies for Teachers

One of the biggest challenges we all face… and my strategies to cope.
I’m talking about a problem that every preschool teacher has experienced countless times, and which is always difficult for us; how to settle an upset child at the beginning of the year.

There is no perfect formula to making every child feel comfortable, secure […]

By |September 7th, 2018|Starting Preschool, Your Preschool Teaching Career|0 Comments