Sand/Water/Sensory Area: Areas of the Classroom Series
Best practices for setting up the sand/water/sensory area of an early childhood classroom
This webinar is one in a series that looks at different learning areas in an early childhood classroom. This segment explores how to set up the sand/water/sensory area and how this area can be beneficial for children.
Upon completing this webinar, participants will be able to...
- Understand the benefits of sand/water/sensory play.
- Become aware of the key components of setting up the sand/water/sensory area to include:
- Best practices
Jennifer has over 29 years of experience in the field of education. She holds a BA in Elementary Education and Spanish and an MA in Bilingual/Bicultural Studies with an emphasis on Bilingual Education. Her teaching experience includes everything from Pre-K4 to second grade, in both general education and bilingual/dual language settings. Jennifer left the classroom to work more closely with educators as a Professional Learning Specialist for Pre-K4SA in San Antonio, TX. where she spent six and half years coaching and providing professional development opportunities for early childhood educators. Jennifer has recently switched roles and is currently employed as an Early Childhood Subject Matter Expert with School Specialty, Inc. Her presentations cover many important topics in early childhood with a strong focus on information and strategies for Pre-K and Kindergarten teachers.