Monday, January 7, 2013

Counting Marshmallows



Print off pictures of mugs off of clip art or the internet. Write on them: I have 8 (or whatever numbers you are teaching) marshmallows. Have the children place the correct number of marshmallows onto the correct mug.

Related online training:
Discovery of Math(1 hour / .1 CEU)
Tuition: $10.50
In-Service Training Course Code: ECE 0812
CDA Competency: Advancement of Physical and Intellectual Development [1 hour / .1 CEU]
Washington Core Competency: Content Area 2 Curriculum and Learning Environment [1 hour / .1 CEU]
Oregon Core Body of Knowledge: Learning Environments & Curriculum [1 hour]
Click here to check if our courses are accepted in your state.

Appropriate for 3’s and up. Literacy and Small Motor.


Winter Counting Activity


Add a different amount of stickers to several pieces of thick paper. Write 3 different numbers on each piece of paper. Encourage children to attach clothes pins above the number representing the correct number of stickers on that piece of paper.


Related online training:
Using Visual Arts to Enhance Development (1 hour / .1 CEU)
Tuition: $10.50
In-Service Training Course Code: ECE 0110
CDA Competency: Advancement of Physical and Intellectual Development [1 hour / .1 CEU]
Washington Core Competency: Content Area 2 Curriculum and Learning Environment [1 hour]
Oregon Core Body of Knowledge: Learning Environments & Curriculum [1 hour]
Click here to check if our courses are accepted in your state.

Appropriate for 3’s and up. Math, Small Motor

Wednesday, January 2, 2013

Marshmallow Snowman




 

Provide construction paper, marshmallows and other art supplies for children to make their own marshmallow snowman.
 
 
Related online training:
Tuition: $10.50
In-Service Training Course Code: ECE 0406
CDA Competency: Enhancement of Social and Emotional Development [1 hour / .1 CEU]
Washington Core Competency: Content Area 6: Interactions [1 hour]
Oregon Core Body of Knowledge: Understanding & Guiding Behavior [1 hour]
 

Tuesday, January 1, 2013

Mitten Snowflake Counting

Print off mittens or cut out mittens from construction paper. Add numbers to the mittens. Encourage children to place the correct number of snowflake stickers onto the mittens.
 

Related online training:
Discovery of Math(1 hour / .1 CEU)
Tuition: $10.50
In-Service Training Course Code: ECE 0812
CDA Competency: Advancement of Physical and Intellectual Development [1 hour / .1 CEU]
Washington Core Competency: Content Area 2 Curriculum and Learning Environment [1 hour / .1 CEU]
Oregon Core Body of Knowledge: Learning Environments & Curriculum [1 hour]
Click here to check if our courses are accepted in your state.

Feed the Penguin

Print off pictures of penguins and fish. Add numbers to the penguins and dots onto the fish. Encourage children to feed the hungry penguin with the fish with the correct number of dots.

Related online training:
Methods for Enhancing Intellectual Development (2 hours / .2 CEU)
Tuition: $21.00
In-Service Training Course Code: ECE 0105
CDA Competency: Advancement of Physical and Intellectual Development [2 hours / .2 CEU]
Washington Core Competency: Content Area 2 Curriculum and Learning Environment [2 hours]
Oregon Core Body of Knowledge: Learning Environments & Curriculum [2 hours]
Click here to check if our courses are accepted in your state.

Counting Penguins



Print off pictures of penguins and add numbers to them. Provide goldfish crackers for the children to "feed" the correct number of fish to each penguin.



Related online training:
Developing a Lesson Plan: Deep Blue Sea - 1 hour

Tuition: $8.50
Traditional Washington STARS Continuing Education Online
Washington Core Competency: Program Planning and Development [1 hour]
Washington Core Competency: Curriculum and Learning Environment [3 hours]
Child care professionals: This course is approved for Washington and Oregon only.


Toilet Paper Roll Penguin


Cut pieces of black construction paper that fits perfectly around a toilet paper roll. Provide orange construction paper, white construction paper, and the pieces of black construction paper. Encourage children to cut out a beak from the orange construction paper and a body out of white construction paper. Have them glue the construction papers to a toilet paper roll to put together their penguin. Then provide markers and eyes for them to finish their penguin.  


Related online training:
Safety (2 hours / .2 CEU)
Tuition: $21.00

In-Service Training Course Code: ECE 0809

CDA Competency: Safe and Healthy Environment [2 hours / .2 CEU]

Washington Core Competency: Content Area 5 Health, Safety and Nutrition [2 hours]

Oregon Core Body of Knowledge: Health, Safety & Nutrition [2 hours]
Click here to check if our courses are accepted in your state.

Appropriate for 4’s and up. Logic, Small Motor

Paper Plate Penguin

Give each child two paper plates, orange construction paper, and eyes. Have them cut 3 triangles out of the orange construction paper and then cut off the edges of one of the paper plates. Encourage the children to glue the paper plates together, add the eyes, feet, and beak.Then provide paint, crayons, or markers for them to finish their penguin.



Related online training:
Stages of Cognitive Development in Preschoolers (1 hour / .1 CEU)

Tuition: $10.50
In-Service Training Course Code: ECE 0703
CDA Competency: Principles of Child Growth and Development [1 hour / .1 CEU]
Washington Core Competency: Content Area 1: Child Growth and Development [1 hour]
Oregon Core Body of Knowledge: Human Growth & Development [1 hour]
Click here to check if our courses are accepted in your state.