Early Childhood Education Websites

 

All About Beatrix Potter & Peter Rabbit
https://www.peterrabbit.com/about-beatrix-potter/
Beatrix Potter stories, pictures, and animated games

Alphabuddies
https://www.dltk-teach.com/alphabuddies/ 
Alphabet activities

Carol Hurst' Children's Literature Site
http://www.carolhurst.com
A collection of reviews of great books for children as well as ways to incorporate them in the classroom.

Designing Effective Literacy Centers for the Kindergarten Classroom
https://www.esc4.net/users/0001/docs2/120-501-1106%20Kinder%20DELC%20Book.pdf 

Developmental Activities
https://www.learning4kids.net/play-activities-by-age/ 
Activities for children by age

Early Childhood Education
https://www.educationworld.com/a_earlychildhood/
Newsletter, articles, and additional resources

Investing in Our Children
https://www.rand.org/pubs/monograph_reports/MR898.html
An online publication that answers: "What we know and what we don't know about the costs and benefits of early childhood interventions."

Kinder Art
https://www.kinderart.com/
A site dedicated to art education, lists activities, lesson plans, and additional resources.

Kindergarten Activities
https://www.education.com/activity/kindergarten/

National Association for the Education of Young Children
https://www.naeyc.org/ 

PE Preschool Lesson Plans
http://www.pecentral.org/lessonideas/searchresults.asp?category=50
A long list of PE activities

Preschool Lesson Plans
https://www.education.com/lesson-plans/preschool/ 

Preschool Themes and Lesson Plans
https://www.first-school.ws/themes.html
Worksheets and printables for themes, art projects, and skills like handwriting.

Science Activities for Preschoolers
https://funlearningforkids.com/science-activities-preschoolers/ 

Starfall
https://www.starfall.com/h/im-reading/?t=345132272
Short stories and plays for young readers

Storybooks and Games
https://www.booktrust.org.uk/books-and-reading/have-some-fun/storybooks-and-games/
Here you can find lots of lovely interactive books to read online or watch with signing.