More ideas from ame
Fun "science" activity to demonstrate how your pulse works! The boys did this, I am so excited about watching Karadyn learn too :)

Great for HEART week or HUMAN BODY - Fun "science" activity to demonstrate how your pulse works! The boys did this, I am so excited about watching Karadyn learn too :)

SAND AND WATER TABLES: MY CLASSROOM PHOTO OF THE YEAR

Similar to the window cling idea, but these shapes are more geared towards "building" and the colored light shining through would be an extra incentive to use these.

I love light tables and use them often- Look how beautiful!

"A school needs to be a place for all children, not based on the idea that they are all the same, but that they are all different." -Loris Malaguzzi (founder of the first Reggio Emilia School) - sand on light table

"Leaving Shadows of Preschool Behind." They stood the kids in front of a light and traced their reflections on black banner paper to make full body silhouettes.

End of the year hallway display. "Leaving Shadows of Preschool Behind." stand the kids in front of a light and traced their reflections on black banner paper to make full body silhouettes. I want to do this with my Fifth graders at the end of the year.

Shadow Art drawing cutting lesson self portrait

Shadow Art drawing cutting lesson self portrait. need to remember to add a sun to make the shadow so I can reinforce the lesson!

Exploring natural light

"What a great way to explore light and shadow in a confined space. The way the objects have been placed on reflective surfaces as well as glass and the use of CDs with their hollow centre creates an awesome aesthetic sure to provoke anyone's curiosity"