Some ideas relevant to children's daily life and interests, these ideas are very popular in kindergarten, children in different ages can do same theme but different difficult levels. Each theme can be lasted for one week or more.
Basically, you make the quiet critters with a pom-pom, heart-shaped foam piece (for the feet) and mini wiggle eyes. I tell my students that my "quiet critters" need a friend to take care of them, but they only can survive/like QUIET friends.
Teaching Strategies mini-poster Objectives for Development Learning Standard 3 Knowledge of Standards and Assessments. Assess,compare, and contrast the effects fo various teaching strategies on individual student performance relative to content standards)
Early Childhood Physical Development Your child’s body undergoes significant physical changes during early childhood. The proportions of the body change, giving the body a more adult-like structure and movement.
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Time Outs? Considerate Classroom: Early Childhood Special Education Edition: Tour Our Classroom's Independent Work Area Sand timers with different intervals for work time, breaks, cool down time, etc Could be used in gen ed as well of course