Although written for parents, these RIE Parenting Basics Ways to Put Respect into Action) by Janet Lansbury are a great way to learn more about the RIE approach and also work for all the infant caregivers out there.
Painting like Michelangelo - my class STILL talk about it. It was all over the the floor and on their hair and clothes, but it was super fun! This is also great for students struggling with fine motor hand writing. It builds strength in pincer grasp.
If there ever was a food to turn around my deep frying avoidance around, it would be this Chocolate Cannoli recipe. I’m not talking about the consumption of deep fried foods–um, no problem there as evident by my half-a-dozen downing of these cannolis.