Teacher GEMs

Let’s Get Cooking: Part 2

In our last blog, we talked about the some of the benefits of cooking in your toddler and preschool classrooms.  Let’s get you started with something simple that doesn’t require actual “cooking”.  This recipe is great for toddlers, preschoolers and kindergartners! TEDDY BEAR BREAD Ingredients Needed: 1 slice of bread per child Peanut butter or…

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Let’s Get Cooking!

Have you tried cooking with young children in your classrooms?  No matter where you teach or how young (yes, even toddlers!), cooking is a GREAT way to teach children all kinds of skills you want them to learn while having fun.  Think about it……literacy, language and vocabulary (looking at recipes and talking through the projects),…

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#ThankATeacher…Every Day

It seems as if there’s a special day for just about everything these days. National Brownie Day? Check. Be Humble Day? Check. Ear Muff Day? Bizarrely enough, check. It might not be politically correct to say so, but we think that some holidays are better than others. Mother’s Day and Father’s Day top the list, as does what…

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