Preschool Seating for Engagement

With preschoolers learning different types of material day in and day out, having the right classroom set up is critical for an optimal learning experience.  A preschool classroom equipped with an efficient seating solution creates a fun, welcoming, and engaging atmosphere for students while allowing teachers to tailor their lesson plans for a changing learning environment. When deciding on seating solutions that keep your preschoolers comfortable and engaged, it’s important to look at the following factors.

Participation is Key

Regardless of age, participation is a critical theme that ensures students are attentive, interested, and engaged during class.  Organizing your learning environment that promotes participation fuels discussion, collaboration, and makes for an interesting learning experience.  The Soft Seating Stool Set by Children’s Factory is an excellent solution to keep students learning.  These stools enable children to participate in teacher-led activities such as greetings, songs, story time, and show & tell.

Painters Soft Seating Stool Set by Children's Factory

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Enable Preschool Learning with Colorful Rugs

When deciding what learning tools a preschool classroom should have, it’s important to utilize age and size-appropriate items.  This includes basics such as desks and lockers and when children are comfortable in a fun and encouraging environment, they are more likely to participate.  Considering preschool students are at an age where their developing brains absorb stimuli and information like a sponge, incorporating a good Learning Carpet is critical to helping them excel in their future endeavors.

Here are several categories to help you navigate through our vast selection of learning carpets and narrow down what you’re looking for:

Shapes & Activity Rugs

These rugs teach students on multiple levels.  Many of these rugs teach a combination of colors, shapes, numbers, letters, and animals.  A perfect example is the ABC And 123 Animals Carpet by Flagship Carpets.  This carpet is a great choice for covering several learning topics at once. Have the children pick a number or animal to sit on and read stories, talk, practice nice words, and foster connection.

ABC and 123 Animals Carpet

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Make Your Daycare Furniture Work for You

Caring for your community’s children is a critical job since parents are depending on you to not only care for them but also academically groom them to become the best achievers possible.  Executing that is no small feat which means you’ll need storage space that is functional and organized to run like clockwork.  Is your current daycare furniture still  working for you?  Fortunately, we have several furniture and interactive solutions that can help you decide what works best for your daycare learning environment.

Multi-Functioning Storage

A solid daycare storage solution takes care of students’ personal belongings as well as classroom supplies and equipment.  Tot-Mate Preschool Wall Systems are attractive all-in-one classroom storage solutions that include toddler lockers, open wall storage, and divided wall storage with doors. Many also include a handy dry erase whiteboard for notes and classroom updates, as well as space for the teacher’s personal belongings. We have many other practical wall mounted cabinets, big book storage, toy and manipulative storage options available as well.

Tot-Mate ELEV11 Vos Preschool Wall System Set

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Is It Time To Update Your School’s Furniture?

With summer winding down, it’s back to school season again which means ensuring you have the right resources and a prepared learning environment for a productive school year.  Safety, comfort, and a welcoming atmosphere are paramount for academic institutions so updating your school furniture accordingly can definitely help.  Here are several ways to determine if it’s time to pull the trigger on new furniture.

The first obvious sign is furniture that is cracked, chipped, or has other physical damage. Keep a running list of questionable chairs, fixtures, tables, etc. so you can assess what needs to be replaced immediately based on your school’s budget.  The last thing any school needs is to create any unnecessary liabilities.

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