Art Fun and Prewriting skills for Little hands – Agewise

Art is a wonderful way to have fun, it is also a wonderful way to prepare little hands for prewriting skills. For writing skill to be developed the child should develop pincer grip,the art of picking up an item with your thumb and index finger Toddlers: 1- 2 yrs My first crayola:12 months. I allowed my baby to scribble everyday

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Favorite Educational Books – I can read-Level 1 – Preschool and Kindergarten

Disclaimer: I do not own most of these books.Most are a part of us, thanks to our local library. There are tons of Level one books and the choices can be overwhelming. What we truly love about these authors is the simple story telling these are not unconnected beginning readers. But simple story /concept.containing a sentence or two a page.

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DIY Interactive Christmas Story Book

I ve always wanted to make something interactive for my children to understand the nativity story. I free handed all the drawing from some leftover paint from my sons painting. Needed: Cerealbox cardboard Hard cardboard from packages for book Black craft paper White printer paper Brown craft paper Paint Popsicle sticks Ribbons Glue How to: Paint the characters on the

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Texture board – Hands on Learning

A good way to learn textures or properties of a material, is making it hands on. These are the textures you can teach with this texture board: Rough smooth Hard Soft Bumpy Smooth Feathery Fluffy Shiny(property) Needed: Cardboard Pom Pom Feather Sandpaper Diary milk wrapper Soft cloth Craft stick Sequins Procedure: Glue the various textures to the cardboard and label

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Quiet Book Page – Learning Weather

Quiet books have recently become one of my favorites. They engage my son quiet nicely.Plus it was a great way to learn the weather I m a no sew person so my books are all glued.I prefer them as pages so they are easy to grab. Needed: Felt beige,back,green,red,blue,grey,white,yellow,orange Craft glue Scissors Procedure: Cut out the triangle(roof) and squares(house,windows,door,chimney) for

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