What's in the Box?
Put three or four items in a shoebox Make sure that the items are safe for the baby to explore and to mouth (rubber duck, soft face cloth, large rattle). Give the box to the baby and show her how to take the lid off the box. As she takes each item out of the box, name the item and describe what it looks like and what it does.
Recommended Age: Birth-2 year olds
Kind: Offline Activity
Key Concepts: Exploration and Discovery, Sorting, Vocabulary
Standard: IT-C 1, IT-C 2, IT-C 10
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.