All the tips and strategies from my decades of teaching you need to excel in your preschool teaching career.
A Teacher’s Perspective What is the importance of early childhood education? When children are young, they are learning sponges. You can never have a greater impression on a person than when they are in their early childhood years. As teachers, we have always inherently understood this. The importance of early childhood education has finally moved to [...]
Creating preschool lesson plans by themes is one of many ways of shaping a preschool learning environment. If you would like to read more about the other ways of lesson planning and my favorite style, please click here. If you are following thematic lesson plans, then the following activities need to be addressed: fine motor gross motor [...]
There are so many ways to make effective lesson plans for preschool classes. The most important thing to keep in mind is that there is no right or wrong; you need to implement the type of lesson plan that works best for you, for your school community and for your parents. Every group of parents [...]
A lesson plan should consider the holistic child and the intended learning outcomes for the children in your class, both as a group and as individuals. Generally speaking, a lesson plan should address or consider: Language Creativity Social relationships Cognitive skills Physical skills Social studies Numbers Science Music Health and Safety As early childhood educators, [...]
Every educator has their own philosophy on teaching that guides them throughout their professional career. This philosophy is based upon their own belief system and their understanding of how best to ensure a quality education for the students in their care. The preschools in which we work ought also to have in place a philosophy for [...]