Author page: Amanda Ball

Let’s Connect!

Let’s Connect!

Have you ever been plagued with worry over an incident in your classroom that you just needed to discuss with someone who would understand, not be involved in the situation and have great advice (maybe due to similar experiences)? Do you have a...

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Let Them Create!

Let Them Create!

Cultivating creativity and artistic expression by eliminating cookie cutter craft projects and encouraging one of a kind masterpieces has always been a classroom goal of mine. Don’t get me wrong, there is a time and place for pre-prepped...

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Frugal Sensory Bins for Beginners

Frugal Sensory Bins for Beginners

Building a sensory bin supply might seem overwhelming to some so here is an easy starter guide for beginners. For whatever reason I’ve always been drawn to sensory play. I have sensitivities of my own to certain textures, which most likely plays...

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Teacher Spotlight – Stephanie Paige

Because this is my website ,I get to pick the Very First Teacher Spotlight! Stephanie was my co-teacher the year I was freshly hired as a preschool teacher. I was clueless and lacked experience, but Steph did what she does best, used her magic...

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New Year. New Me. New Things.

New Year. New Me. New Things.

2019 was a year of learning new things. I guess it’s safe to say that every year will bring with it lessons, but this last year in particular felt like it really emphasized the importance of life and living. While life grew for the first time...

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