Grinning With That Green Guy!-
Hello Everyone! I am hoping you all have had a wonderful weekend. We finally had some time to put up some Christmas decorations at the hou...
15 Fantastic Ways to Teach Mindfulness to Kids
Children who practice mindfulness have better moods and have higher self-esteem. Here are 15 mindfulness activities for kids.
Snow Science | Expanding Snowman
This fun and simple snow science experiment is a guaranteed crowd-pleaser! Watch as a snowman baggie expands using a special and surprising ingredient you probably have at home. The snowman may even pop! An amazing, simple, and surprising winter science experiment you can do in your warm home on a cold day.
Christmas Activities and Centers for Preschool and Kindergarten: Freebies Too! - Pocket of Preschool
It’s Christmas time and that means Christmas-themed centers! Christmas is all students can talk about. Use their excitement about Christmas and make Christmas=themed activities to keep them engaged and learning all month long. I made a few FREEBIES for you too (Candy Cane Patterns and Christmas Wish List)! Christmas means Christmas cookies! The Christmas cookie...Read More
Indian Corn Craft and Five Kernels of Corn Legend
Discuss how the Native Americans helped the pilgrims by reading the Five Kernels of Corn Legend and making this simple decorative Indian corn craft.
Gingerbread Galore: Activities and Games
1-2-3 Come Do Some Gingerbread Activities With Me! Gingerbread activites are like Pinterest; does anyone ever get enough? My daughter freq...
Gingerbread Man!! - A Spoonful of Learning
We had a FUN first week of December!! I can’t believe it is already December! This year is flying by! We had a blast with our Gingerbread Man (and GIRL!) Unit this week! We did lots of activities in math, literacy, and writing with ‘The Gingerbread Man’ and ‘The Gingerbread Girl’. Check out our fun […]
Kindergarten Christmas Gift Ideas - Simply Kinder
So many great holiday projects and gifts were shared in the Simply Kinder Teacher Facebook Group that I wanted to do a roundup of all of the great ideas! So here is our list of Kindergarten Christmas Gift Ideas that are approved by real kindergarten teachers and I am sure loved by parents! Family Portrait Popsicle Stick […]
Search | The Kindergarten Smorgasboard
Howdy! I am Mr. Greg from The Kindergarten Smorgasboard. My real name is Greg Smedley-Warren. I have been teaching for 11 years. I spent a year teaching fifth grade, two years in second grade and am now in my 9th year in Kindergarten. Kindergarten is my passion and my calling but honestly, that wasn’t how it started. When I was moved to Kindergarten (not voluntarily!) I called my mommy and cried. But on the first day, I fell in love and knew that Kindergarten is where I belonged. I have…