Legos are one of my favorite centers. Legos teach a lot of different skills. Visual Scanning skills are needed to find that certain piece Visual Spatial skills as a child figures out where a piece goes Visual Organization skills develop as one understands how things are put together Imitation Skills skills are needed to copy
I love obstacle courses and as the weather gets colder and wetter, I tend to use them more in my classroom. The following is a blog I often give to parents: “What is an obstacle course? An obstacle course is a series of challenging physical activities an individual must navigate through. The activities often require
My girls have worked on perfecting The Cup Song sequence. It is from the movie – Pitch Perfect (You’re gonna miss me when I’ve gone). They decided to divide the activity into two parts. Shandra is the percussion expert and Mel the vocal expert. I love how they are working together, having fun and learning from each other. As I
Teachers need to be allowed to teach. When given the freedom to teach, their student learn and create. This is to all the Mr Ryan’s in the world who, when given all the restrains in today’s educational society, still inspire their students to be creative.