Let's blast off to Outer Space this week and explore Astronauts, Planets, and Stars!
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A new selection of Outer Space Themed Printables has been added to the Pre-K Printables club member download area. Find out how to join here.
Arts & Crafts
Add a variety of Outer Space open ended arts & crafts items to your Art Space this week. Space themed stickers, stencils, stamps, and cookie cutters. Add small Space themed figures to be used with your Play Dough Invitation this week.
Galaxy Dough recipe from Growing a Jeweled Rose
Marbled Planets from I Heart Crafty Things
Squishy Paint Suns from Fun in PreK 1
Telescope to see the Stars from Things to Share and Remember
Moon Dust Paint Recipe from Learn Play Imagine
Paper Plate Astronaut Helmet from Toddler Approved
Add a variety of Astronaut Dress Up Items to your Dramatic Play Space this week. Some items include rubber boots, rubber gloves, and Astronaut Costumes.
Create a pretend rocket in your space with chairs, or out of cardboard. You can also create a command station with old Keyboards, Telephones, or recycled electronics with buttons and switches.
Terrea D. of Adventurous Learning Unlimited Daycare created this fabulous dramatic play space for her Outer Space them.
Sherry R. of Sherry's Kids created these adorable Astronaut helmets out of Fried Chicken buckets! What a fun idea for pretend play!
Erica P. of Erica's Educare Learning Center created this adorable Jet Pack
from Soda Bottles. You can see a tutorial from Doodle Craft on how to make a similar one.
Erica P. also created this adorable spaceship control center.
Get your own Free printable Space Station Control Panel printable from Veggie Smugglers
Construction Space Ideas
Add a variety of open ended recycled parts to your building Area this week (both inside and out). Consider adding Cardboard Tubes, Astronaut Figures, Rocket Ships, Black and Dark Blue Felt, Stars and Planets.
This fabulous building space was uploaded to pinterest by Chadwell Preschool
Free Outer Space Pattern Block Printables from The STEM Laboratory
Items to enhance your space
Outer Space Sensory Bin- Erica P. of Erica's Educare Learning Center
Astronaut pretend play fine motor activity from Best Toys 4 Toddlers
Galaxy Oobleck from twodaloo
Sun inspired Number match activity from Modern Preschool
Space Water Bead Sensory Bin from 3 Dinosaurs
Spell a Star Sensory Bin from My Mundane and Miraculous Life
Smashing ABC Rocks from Stir the Wonder
Counting Down Stars Game from JDaniel4's mom
Push Light Planets from Play At Home Mom LLC
Moon Sand Sensory Bin from Totally Tots
Moon Dust Writing Tray from Stir the Wonder
Star Gazing Box from The Wonder Years
Space Printables from Welcome to Mommyhood
Space Word Cards from Pre Kinders
I Spy Solar System Printable from the Research Parent
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Outer Space Activity Pack-Digital Download
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This 56-Printable activity pack includes the following activities:
Space Shuttle Shape Clip Cards
Blast off color matching activity
Outer Space Cutting Practice
Starry night uppercase & lowercase file folder game
Outer Space Count and Clip Cards
Outer Space Puzzles
Counting Stars Mats 1-10 with Frames & Counters
Night Sky Counting Mats 1-10
Blast off counting mats 1-20
Outer Space Gross Motor Activity Cards
Outer Space sorting mat
Astronaut and spaceship shapes file folder game
I Spy Outer Space
Outer Space Positional Mat
Label the parts of the space shuttle
Outer Space 3-part cards
Outer Space Word Wall Cards
Cover, Directions, TOS, and Graphics Credit
Editable Sign In & Sign Out Sheets for the whole year! -Digital Download
This printable includes the following editable Sign In/Sign Out activities:
January- Snowball Name Cards & Mats
February- Candy Hearts Name Cards & Mats
March- Gold Coin Name Cards & Mats
April- Easter Egg Name Cards & Mats
May- Flower Petal Name Cards & Mats
June- Ice Cream Scoop Name Cards & Mats
July- Patriotic Stars Name Cards & Mats
Aug-Camping Tent Cards & Mats
September-School Bus Cards & Mats
October: Pumpkin Cards & Mats
October: Spider Cards & Mats
November: Leaf Cards & Mats
November: Turkey Feather Cards and Mats
December: Ornament Cards & Mats
Blank Sign In/Sign Out Mats to use with Name Cards of your Choice
Directions. TOS, and Graphics Credit
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Free Lesson Planning Templates
Are you ready to start planning your lessons? Looking for an easy way to organize your lesson plans, and record your materials?
Use this template in coordination with my FREE Lesson planning pages to create your own thematic lesson plans. Record you ideas for the week, you meals, and the materials you plan to add to your space.
Circle Time Binder-Digital Download
The Circle Time Binder combines all of your favorite Circle Time Activities in a portable Binder. It's a great option for educators who are short on wall space, only have 1 or 2 children "ready" for Circle Time, or parents who are homeschooling their Preschooler.
Inside this 57-Page Printable you will find:
4-Cover designs to choose from
A Skills Check list
3-Editable Who's Here Sign in activities
How are you feeling? poster and clip cards
100-Days recording page
The current season is ... activity
Today's weather is .. activity
Days of the week activity
Special Days of the Month (*Editable)
I know my letters uppercase & lowercase posters
Interactive I know my colors poster
Interactive I know my shapes poster
Directions, TOS, and Graphics Credit
Simply insert each page in a page protector, laminate the pieces for durability and attach with velcro.
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