Hello everyone, and welcome back to a brand new episode of Elevating Early Childhood!
Today's episode is one many of you have been asking for.
It's part 3 of my circle time series!
But before we start, let me ask you a question: Are you searching for ways to make circle time more fun and engaging for your preschool students?
If your answer is a resounding "YES!" — and I'm sure it is — then you've come to the right place!
Today, I'll be discussing how to create fun and engaging circle time activities for a pets theme in your preschool classroom.
My pets theme is one of my most popular ones — kids love animals — and I thought I'd share how I put it all up with you!
So, are you ready?
Let's dive in!
Set yourself up for success (00:00)
Prep, prep, prep! (02:51)
Start with an introduction (08:54)
The cat is out of the bag! (10:20)
What do the clues tell us? (13:59)
Today's story (16:53)
It's time for a poem! (21:33)
The circle time game (28:24)
Tomorrow is another day (33:35)
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