Create the "spark", and learning happens.
Interest, motivation, curiosity, engagement, attention, connection - whatever you want to call it - there HAS to be a spark to transform the mind from "not here" to "here". From unfocused, to laser sharp. From "don't want to", to WOW!
4 ways to use the resources at KidSparkz.com…
Start with these ideas:
Spring Weather Gardens Insects Cinco de Mayo Mother's Day
Thousands of FREE curriculum pages and preschool activities to download instantly. Now over 20,000 downloadable, printable .pdf pages of activities available in this site, and in the Membership Area.
Now over 20,000 downloadable, printable .pdf pages of activities available in this site, and in the Membership Area.
INSECTS COUNTING This is a set of insects, numbered 0-20 .Insects included are: ant, cicada, ladybug, rhinoceros beetle, grasshopper, bee, mosquito, cricket, dragonfly and butterfly.Use for number sequencing, number matching (print 2 copies), insect matching , vocabulary and recognition. Free.
MOTHER'S DAY card: The recipient can be Mom, or any other important person. The words can be written by the child, or dictated by the child and written by the teacher. Print on cardstock, and cut out. Free.
MEXICAN FIESTA! Prep Pack for Preschool - This is a comprehensive set of printables with a Mexican Cinco de Mayo/fiesta/party/celebration theme - make hands-on, interactive activities and learning games. 109 pages. $6 See sample pages.
Take a look at the April Curriculum - a huge 214 pages of daily activities and co-ordinating printables.
The themes for April are:
- Butterfiles and Moths
- Farm Animals
- Dairy Farms and Cows
- Earth day: Appreciating Our Planet
- Arbor Day: Trees
More monthly curriculums
PRESCHOOL MEMORY BOOK - This is a booklet for children to make to celebrate a year in preschool or Pre-K. It can be completed a page at a time, or several pages at once towards the end of the school year. 43 pages
$3.50 This resource is free for members in the Membership Area
FREE Activity Pages organized according to Theme P FREE Activity Pages organized according to T Our mission here at KidSparkz.com is to provide a central, content-rich resource to support teachers, childcare providers, and parents of young children. We offer a full spectrum of free and low-cost preschool curriculum, lesson plans, activity pages, free printables and guides to use for and in the education of young children ages 2 to 6+, specifically for preschool, pre-K, and Kindergarten ages. If you don't see what you need here already, you will see it soon. Educational tools and resources are added often.
Free instant download: Number_train.pdf 1-20 Use for floor games,wall border etc
There's an alphabet train, too!