Dance to Patterns
Source: PBS KIDS
This age is a great time to explore songs that use movement patterns with songs. Some favorites include "Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes" and "The Wheels on the Bus." If you are adventurous, make up your own dance to a familiar song, adding patterns like jump, clap, spin around, jump, clap, spin around.
Recommended Age: 2-3 year olds
Activity Type: Offline Activity
Key Concepts: Patterns, Gross Motor
Alignment: P-MATH 7, IT-PMP 3, IT-PMP 4, IT-PMP 5
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.