Rachael James
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Replacing morning work with "Morning Tubs." Encouraging a hands-on, social, play-based start to the day. I LOVE this idea if you teach in a special education classroom. The tubs are organized, structured, and all contained so there is more independence and success. Great if you teach students with autism and special learning needs. Read more at: http://thebrownbagteacher.blogspot.com/2016/01/a-1st-grade-morning-work-alternative.html

Replacing morning work with "Morning Tubs." Encouraging a hands-on, social, play-based start to the day. I LOVE this idea if you teach in a special education classroom. The tubs are organized, structured, and all contained so there is more independence an

Learn with Play at Home: Using Loose Parts for Play. Learning Naturally

Learn with Play at Home: Using Loose Parts for Play. Learning Naturally A child's need to be creative, to think "outside the box," to experiment and to control their play and learning while adapting it to their own interests.

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The Ultimate Block Party is an important and fun-filled demonstration of play-based learning. It is also a celebration of the first year of full-day early learning in Ontario schools.

18 Dramatic Play Themes for Preschool. Easily add literacy, math, and writing into your pretend play center with these fun themes! Your kids will be so busy having fun they won't even know they're learning!

Play Learning - 18 Dramatic Play Themes for Preschool. Easily add literacy, math, and writing into your pretend play center with these fun themes! Your kids will be so busy having fun they won't even know they're learning!

I started a new job last week. I am the new atelierista (art teacher) at a Reggio based preschool close to where I live and I just love love love it! Reggio is a play based approach that I learned about several years ago and immediately fell in love with. There are several key elements to(...)

I started a new job last week. I am the new atelierista (art teacher) at a Reggio based preschool close to where I live and I just love love love it! Reggio is a play based approach that I learned about several years ago and immediately fell in love