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Bug Week! Tip and Tool

Welcome Back Friends!

This week we are talking about Bugs!  bugs that crawl, Fly, Wiggle and Hop! 

Today I wanted to share a Tip: Hands on exploring activities are great ways for kids to learn about bugs.

I also wanted to share a tool with you that can make learning about bugs a little easier.

 Tool: Clear Containers can be helpful in exploring bugs  that allow for observation are great ways for kids to observe bugs.


I would love to hear how you are learning about bugs this week. Share with us the activities you are engaging with to explore the world of bugs. What have you learned?


Enjoy the rest of your day!

Don't forget to join the conversation and share your ideas! Creative Campus Early Childhood Learning Activity Group https://www.facebook.com/groups/Thecreativecampus/ we love to learn from one another.

Your Creative Solutions Creator and Professional Mess Maker!

Theresa

Bug Week!

Happy Monday Friends! 

Today we are starting a new Theme "Bugs".  This week we are going to talk about the different kinds of bugs, Where they live, what makes them the same/different.

Today we talked about the sequence of events involved in the different jobs that bugs have. You can find the video in the group.

I would love for you to join the conversation. Creative Campus Early Childhood Learning Activity Group  https://www.facebook.com/groups/Thecreativecampus/ share your favorite Bug themed activities. This week we are also talking about Event sequencing. how can you practice this skill while you explore and study bugs? 


Share your ideas with us and check in every day for fun new learning ideas. If you want even more fun learning ideas with bugs. Check these out. (Bugs) https://yescourse.com/~/creative-campus/#!invitations-to-play-with-open-ended-play-loose-parts-play-bugs-and-plants/1/zn7px/


I cant wait to hear all your fun ideas for learning about bugs! 

Theresa

Farm and Garden Week!

Good Morning Friends!

This week we are exploring Gardens and Farms.


Today I shared a Challenge for your to get engaged in learning about gardens and farms. 

CHALLANGE:  How can you start a garden or a farm of your own? What would you want to raise or grow?  What would your garden or farm produce that you could turn into other things.

You can join the conversation and find more fun activities for exploring Gardens and Farms by being a part of the conversation here: Creative Campus Early Childhood Learning Activity Group on Facebook.


If you would like even more Garden and Farm ideas. Check these out. 

Gardens https://yescourse.com/~/creative-campus/#!invitations-to-play-with-open-ended-loose-parts-and-gardens/1/Lm2d6/

Animals https://yescourse.com/~/creative-campus/#!invitations-to-play-with-open-ended-loose-parts-animals/1/ze2kd/

Enjoy the rest of your day! 

Your creative solutions creator,

Theresa

Week 32 2017 Meal Prep

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Hello Friends,
Have you ever felt like you don't have the resources, Like you are not creative enough to eliminate the struggles you and your child are experiencing as you try to learn and build new skills as you play and explore together? I want to show you that it's just not so!I want to share with you a way that you can Play, Learn and Grow with your child IN SPITE of these feelings of Limitations or Struggles .

I believe that when you engage with your child in activities that are centered around them, they naturally are engaged and develop an interest in the activity and learning what lessons the activity provides. Building New Skills and Engagement doesn't have to be work! it can be fun for both you and your child.



When I work with clients I help them create "Invitations to Play, Learn and Grow". I describe an invitation as any activity that is set out for a child to explore and engage in at their own pace. These activities are always open ended and encourag…

Gardens Week! (Tip)

Good Morning Everyone!

Today I want to share with you a TIP for getting started with exploring Gardens. If you have read my blog for a while you know I have posted many activities on Gardens, and I have a whole theme on the topic that is available. (See thecreativecampusonline.com "click on Invitations To Play").

You can explore Gardens in so many ways. you can learn about Plants and Trees. Where do they come from?  What do they need to grow?  What can they be used for? 

Tip of the day: Start with hearty plants or seeds that don't require a lot of care. these will produce the best results and get kids the most excited, because they wont have to wait long for results. (Cucumbers, Peppers, Radishes, Beans).

You can also learn about food gardens. This is a great long term project that gets kids engaged in building responsibility. kids will enjoy planting and caring for a plant as it grows from seed to plant to product. This is a great way to explore how things grow with …

Week 31 2017 Memorization

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Hello Friends,
Have you ever felt like you don't have the resources, Like you are not creative enough to eliminate the struggles you and your child are experiencing as you try to learn and build new skills as you play and explore together? I want to show you that it's just not so!I want to share with you a way that you can Play, Learn and Grow with your child IN SPITE of these feelings of Limitations or Struggles .

I believe that when you engage with your child in activities that are centered around them, they naturally are engaged and develop an interest in the activity and learning what lessons the activity provides. Building New Skills and Engagement doesn't have to be work! it can be fun for both you and your child.



When I work with clients I help them create "Invitations to Play, Learn and Grow". I describe an invitation as any activity that is set out for a child to explore and engage in at their own pace. These activities are always open ended and encourag…

New month new theme! SPACE week!

Hi friends!

This week we are exploring space. Today's activity of the day is .....constilations. Get out the loose parts and the art supplies. Have fun learning about actual constilations, then create some of your own! Then share your creation with us! https://www.facebook.com/groups/Thecreativecampus/permalink/1634061893348322/

If you are looking for even more fun learning and skill building as you explore space. Check these out. https://yescourse.com/build/academy/courses/LV5jb/

Your creative solutions creator and professional mess maker!

Theresa@ Thecreativecampusonline.com