Weekly Reads – August 21

Here’s my list of favorite blogs and articles from the last week. There were so many good ones this week, I had a hard time narrowing it down to just a few.  I would love to read your comments about any that you read. Curriculum and Activities “Can You Count What I Say?” from Language Leads Learning blog.  Phonological…

New Feature: Weekly Reads

For the past three weeks I have been working to improve my blog by taking Blogging 101 (which I highly recommend). Today’s assignment is to begin a regular feature.  I have decided to start a weekly compilation of my favorite online articles and blogs for early childhood educators.  For each entry I will include a brief…

Rethinking Calendar Time

Most preschool classrooms include calendar activities as part of their circle time.  The class will add another number, identify the month and day of the week, and talk about what day it will be tomorrow and what day it was yesterday.     Does your calendar time go something like this? Teacher:  Today is Tuesday!  What day is tomorrow? Children:…