Shake Your Shaker
Source: Cognitive ToyBox
Materials: Plastic Bottles / Jars Noisy Materials (rice, dried beans, small rocks, etc.) Glue / Tape Fill plastic bottles, jars, containers, with noisy materials and glue/tape the lids. Encourage the children to explore different ways to shake their shakers. Play music and/or sing songs while shaking to the beat to add to the fun.
Recommended Age: 2-3 year olds
Activity Type: Offline Activity
Key Concepts: Number Sense of Quantity, Perceptual-Motor Skills
Standards: COG 3, P-MATH 3, PDH 1/P-PMP 2
Given the school closures, CTB is sharing daily activities (digital and physical) that are standards-aligned and developmentally appropriate for preschoolers. Also see our research-backed assessment and learning games for parents and children.