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The above invitation to learn, includes circular bases which act as a canvas for creating self-portraits out of loose-parts. Wooden bowls ;buttons, gems, yarn and beads, and mirrors ( look closely at the various features of their faces.} A word wall specific to "self-portraits" and clipboards also help students to add detail to their work and draw and write about what they create/ book relating to provocation is added shared during read-aloud

The above invitation to learn, includes circular bases which act as a canvas for creating self-portraits out of loose-parts.buttons, gems, yarn and beads, and mirrors ( look closely at the various features of their faces.

'Not a Stick' charming book provocation for creative imagination at school (Via Natalie Giulianelli)

Not a Stick provocation - using your imagination - art, language, science possibilities.

By: Diane Kashin, Ed.D, RECE. When I first began teaching early childhood education about three decades ago, there were many discussions about the language that we use  to name what we do. I rememb…

Invitations, Provocations and Reflective Practice

By: Diane Kashin, Ed.D, RECE. When I first began teaching early childhood education about three decades ago, there were many discussions about the language that we use to name what we do. I rememb…

The Kindergarten Program This past summer the Ontario Ministry of Education released the new Kindergarten Program document for the upcomi...

The Kindergarten Program This past summer the Ontario Ministry of Education released the new Kindergarten Program document for the upcomi.

The Peace Table - exploring self regulation, mindfulness and our emotions in our Reggio inspired kindergarten classroom. Feeling stones were hand made by Michelle van Heugten.

The Kindergarten Program This past summer the Ontario Ministry of Education released the new Kindergarten Program document for the upcomi.

Story basket - we're going on a bear hunt

Appropriate for ages Meets standards: "Anticipate actions, sounds, or phrases from a predictable." "Match pictures to actual objects.

What a wonderful idea from Kindie Korner.

Using rocks for hopes and dreams! What a wonderful idea from Kindie Korner. l Reggio Inspired

Leaf man provocation - art and literatue

Tompkins read a story called ‘Leaf Man’ by Lois Ehlert. The book describes the story of a leaf man traveling and meeting a number of dif.

Retelling/Provocation for Book, Stick Man by Julia Donaldson (from Worm's Eye-View)

After the Christmas screening of Julia Donaldson's "Stick Man", the children have been really interested in the book.

Playdough provocation: Inventor's Workshop. Chatterpix The Curious Kindergarten.

Playdough Provocations: Inventor’s Workshop!

If you are looking for a way to jazz up the materials at your playdough table, I have a tried and tested provocation that I’m sure your students will love: The Inventor’s Workshop.

Colour mixing provocation - from Rachel (",)

A variety of activities linked with colour, for the Early Years classroom - from Rachel (",)