Playing with Blocks

This month, we have used blocks for learning in almost every lesson. Using blocks to teach different concepts has been engaging for my students. Each lesson has been fun and packed with learning skills each child needs to learn. Plus, it felt like we were just playing with blocks even though we were actually learning … More Playing with Blocks

What is S.T.E.A.M.?

S.T.E.A.M. stands for science, technology, engineering, arts, and math. Mother Goose Time has included S.T.E.A.M. stations into their weekly activities. We have been working on our S.T.E.A.M. stations all month long. I have picked just a few activities that we have done to share with you. Blocks Station (Engineering) Building A City Map: The students … More What is S.T.E.A.M.?

Machu Picchu

This month’s theme from Mother Goose Time is: It’s A Small World. We are going to travel around the world learning about exciting places like The Grand Canyon, The Great Pyramids, The Great Wall of China, and many more! February is a little bit of a shorter month for me, so, I had to combine … More Machu Picchu

Extinct

This week we learned a new word: extinct. I asked the students what they thought “extinct” meant. I got all sorts of giggles, then someone says, “It’s when someone “a – stinks and you say eww… you stink”. These students crack me up. Mother Goose Time had the idea of letting your students build their own … More Extinct