This week in Preschool we're talking about Transportation. This is one of my all-time favorite units because there is so much fun stuff to do with it.
So far this week we have driven cars through shaving cream:
We have had all manner of traffic jams and pile-ups made at the art table:
I brought all of my sons' matchbox cars from home and put them on the carpet at center time. You would have thought it was Christmas. The kids went to work with the blocks and cars, making garages and highways and cities:
Unfortunately, there were also some Styrofoam packing peanuts in the matchbox car box, and these were soon pulverized by the heavy car traffic. Soon the carpet looked as if it had been hit by a Styrofoam snowstorm. We even had to the get the vacuum cleaner out to clean that up, which added even more excitement to the day:
The Little People got to play with the Transportation Math mats and the vehicle erasers, which proved to be lots of fun:
(These are available as part of my Transportation Printable Set for sale in my Teacher's Notebook and Teacher's Pay Teachers store:
So many fun Transportation activities and so little time! I'll share some more tomorrow...