A Walk About (REC #11539)
In this lesson from the Ohio Department of Education, which can be opened in both PDF and WORD formats, children take neighborhood walks and spend time describing and discussing what they
Pet Survey (REC #6214)
This lesson has the children and teacher creating and conducting a survey about pets of friends and family, and eventually analyzing the results..
The Bird Nest Project (REC #13859)
After spying a bird's nest in the play yard, the children began to build bird nests and put them on the fence top. Questions such as “What do birds eat?” and “Where do birds live?” fueled the project, which spanned nearly six months.
Writing in Preschool (REC #9401)
In this, the fifth best practice brief in the Early Childhood Building Blocks series, Lisa Lenhart, Co-director of Reading First -Ohio Center effectively illustrates the development of writing skills in young