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Inquiring Minds: Mrs. Myers' Kindergarten

In this blog you will see a journey being taken by students and teacher to build up our minds, muscles and imaginations together through inquiry, exploration, investigation, problem solving and teamwork!

Literacy Provocations Simple Literacy Provocations from Fairy Dust Teaching!Simple Literacy Provocations from Fairy Dust Teaching! Reggio Emilia Classroom, Reggio Inspired Classrooms, Reggio Emilia Preschool, Classroom Setup, Play Based Learning, Early Learning, Fairy Dust Teaching, Literacy And Numeracy, Early Literacy
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Simple Literacy Provocations

I know some people get overwhelmed when trying to think of new ideas for provocations. Today I want to share with you some simple ideas for literacy provocations that may spark some new ideas for you! Enjoy! If you are reading this and wondering what a provocation is, please read Fairy Dust's post: What is a Provocation? *Note: These provocations are from a Reggio-Inspired Preschool here in Tulsa, OK, Rosa Parks ECEC. These provocations were found in PreK classrooms, ages 4-5. Chicka-Chicka…

Love this idea with post it notes! Really cool post about inquiry based learning (reggio emilia) in first grade public school. Problem Based Learning, Inquiry Based Learning, Project Based Learning, Early Learning, Learning Activities, Reggio Emilia Classroom, Reggio Inspired Classrooms, Reggio Emilia Preschool, Kindergarten Inquiry
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Inquiry, Exploration, and Play | by: Renée Dinnerstein | Page 2

Tower Inquiry As part of our Math and Science Investigations (M.I) time in Kindergarten, our students explored a tower inquiry (In a previous post I wrote about Math and Science Investigations (M. Science Inquiry, Inquiry Based Learning, Project Based Learning, Early Learning, Forensic Science, Life Science, Portfolio Kindergarten, Kindergarten Inquiry, Full Day Kindergarten
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Tower Inquiry

As part of our Math and Science Investigations (M.S.I) time in Kindergarten, our students explored a tower inquiry (In a previous post I wrote about Math and Science Investigations (M.S.I.) and how…

A super easy to set up, inexpensive and crazy fun activity! It only requires 3 supplies and two of them are from your recycling bin! Indoor activities for kids Toddler Learning Activities, Games For Toddlers, Infant Activities, Preschool Activities, Kids Learning, Montessori Toddler, Learning Games, Activities For One Year Olds, Montessori Bedroom
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TUBES AND CAPS - HAPPY TODDLER PLAYTIME

TUBES AND CAPS – HAPPY TODDLER PLAYTIME

Our inquiry board "parking lot". Located beside our research station (computer… Science Area, Science Inquiry, Inquiry Based Learning, Project Based Learning, Science Activities, Spanish Activities, Science Humor, School Displays, Classroom Displays
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Learning Through Play: Construction/Creative Play. Children develop fine motor, manipulative and problem solving skills through construction using a range of different media’s and objects. Relates greatly to Reggio Emilia philosophies. Preschool Rooms, Preschool Classroom, In Kindergarten, Calm Classroom, Preschool Ideas, Classroom Ideas, Reggio Emilia Classroom, Reggio Inspired Classrooms, Play Based Learning
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Loose Parts: Construction (LP Master Checklist PDF)

This week I was reviewing The Art of Loose Parts Master Workshop and had to share some of the amazing loose parts. Most of these can be had for a very economical price or free! The best loose parts or repurposed materials. Construction sites and companies, ReStore (Habitat for Humanity), junk stores, asking the families are some of the best sources. Look at all of the rich and varied loose parts on this shelf! Cardboard tubes, carpet squares, pvp piping, tiles, wood cookies, empty wood…

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Inquiring About Insects

Inquiring Minds: Mrs. Myers' Kindergarten: Inquiring About Insects

What is Inquiry Based Leaning in Kindergarten? In simple form, inquiry-based learning is more of a student-directed way of learning rat. Science Inquiry, Inquiry Based Learning, Preschool Science, Project Based Learning, Science Lessons, Forensic Science, Life Science, Visible Learning, Ways Of Learning
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Investigating the Meaning of Inquiry in Kindergarten

What is Inquiry Based Leaning in Kindergarten? In simple form, inquiry-based learning is more of a student-directed way of learning rather than teacher-directed. In some cases, the teaching team may set the general framework for learning, but for the most part, the learning is based on the students questions, ideas and passions. This is similar to the emergent curriculum if that is a term you are more familiar with. Rather than working off set lesson plans that are theme-based and not…

Planning for student centered inquiry means getting ready to spark student interest and curosity with a good provocation. See how a Wonder Wall can help you get ready for inquiry in your classroom. Kindergarten Inquiry, Inquiry Based Learning, Project Based Learning, Student Learning, Kids Learning, Learning French, Early Learning, Learning Activities, Science Inquiry
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Planning for Inquiry Based Learning » Madly Learning

Support Inquiry in the classroom by introducing topics to students using a Wonder Wall. Check out the video to see how this can be done in the classroom to spark and engage student interest and inquiry.

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Holiday Happenings, Ornaments and Playful Learning

While we were having our Gingerbread Man adventures the you read about in the last post, we were also having some other holiday fun! The kids drew and cut out an evergreen and decorated it with buttons. Some kindness elves visited us and encouraged us to spread kindness everywhere we went! Story-telling and writing were encouraged in our block area. They created an observational drawing of these beautiful poinsettias. We also created gifts for our families. The kids used glass, white balls…

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Holiday Happenings, Ornaments and Playful Learning

While we were having our Gingerbread Man adventures the you read about in the last post, we were also having some other holiday fun! The kids drew and cut out an evergreen and decorated it with buttons. Some kindness elves visited us and encouraged us to spread kindness everywhere we went! Story-telling and writing were encouraged in our block area. They created an observational drawing of these beautiful poinsettias. We also created gifts for our families. The kids used glass, white balls…

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