Materials needed: Ball or rolled up sock; Pins or anything that is light that can stand upright (ie. paper towel rolls). Invite your child to help you set up the activity by standing the “pins” upright. Invite your child to move back a little and take the ball/rolled up sock by the hand. Encourage them to roll it toward the pins and watch them get knocked down! Repeat!
Recommended Age: Birth-2 year olds
Activity Type: Offline Activity
Key Concepts: Cause & Effect, Gross Motor Development
Standards: COG 8, COG 3, PD-HLTH 3, ALT-REG 1, PD-HLTH 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.