Category Archives: Someone else’s great idea

Gelatin Cakes – Part 1

Gelatin- fun as Jello, but WAY more fun as a sensory experience. I first heard of doing gelatin cakes and pipettes in a philosophy of education class in college, a good ten years ago in a video on Bev Bos. … Continue reading

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On the importance of Thigh Slapping, and other messages from the Ooey Gooey Lady.

Lisa Murphy, aka the Ooey Gooey lady, ¬†Early Childhood teacher trainer with a real gift–comedian-funny, and marries theory and practice in a way that’s on-the-ground useful. For instance, how to buy yourself 30 seconds to think at circle time:   … Continue reading

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Upcycled Daffodils

I can’t take credit for this particular project, but I do want people to know about it, because I think it’s total genius:     While I haven’t done this project myself, it *seems* simple, clever, and inexpensive. Yet another … Continue reading

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