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Touch

Published on September 23, 2016 under 5 senses
I tried to think of a cutesy title for today's blog but I got nothin'.  Today we explored our 5th sense which was touch.  We touch things all day that are hard, soft , smooth…
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Do You Hear What I Hear

Published on September 22, 2016 under 5 senses
Our morning started off with much movement and vigor.  Pax's mom, Rochelle , came and did a 20 minute workout with the littles.  She is so engaging and fun I think they would do almost…
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There’s Something Smelly Going On

Published on September 20, 2016 under 5 senses
Today we explored the sense of smell. We used smelling jars that had scents in them like lemon, lavender and cinnamon.  The kids for some reason though they were funny.   As they all gathered…
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Do You See What I See

Published on September 19, 2016 under 5 senses
  "Children learn about their environment through their senses. They come to understand concepts through their sense of sight, smell, taste, touch and hearing. Children understand “soft” when they touch a kitten’s fur. They notice…
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Do you like Sour ?

Published on September 20, 2013 under 5 senses
Today we ended our five senses unit talking about taste. We tasted sweet and sour and graphed which one we liked the best. Some of the faces were pretty priceless. We also played five senses…
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Do you hear what I hear ?

Published on September 19, 2013 under 5 senses
Today was the day we talk about listening  with our ears. The hardest thing to get preschoolers to understand that is to really listen you have to be quiet.  That isnt always easy but is…
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Things We Smell

Published on September 18, 2013 under 5 senses
Today we talked about our sense of smell.  Have you ever been in a room with a bunch of sweaty kids after they've played on a playground in the sun ? Sometimes you wish your…
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Sniff Sniff

Published on September 2, 2011 under 5 senses
Today was our last day on the five senses. Is one of our benchmarks to know the 5 senses? No. I just use the themes as vehicles to work on all the other skills we…
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Do you hear what I hear ?

Published on August 31, 2011 under 5 senses
>The kids enjoyed playing with some marionettes I picked up yesterday. I love looking around the room and seeing what kids have learned. See Andreas sorting skills ? Emeri playing with the puppets. The frames…
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