Source: Cognitive ToyBox
Materials needed: Sandpaper - or other “rough” surface, Crayons - or pen, pencil, marker, etc. Invite the child to draw on a rough surface for an added challenge during their art exploration! If using sand paper, tape it onto a surface. Talk to the child about the colors they are using, and talk about the texture.
Activity Type: Offline Activity
Key Concepts: Fine Motor, Color Recognition
Standards: PD-HLTH 4 (IT-PMP 6, IT-PMP 7, IT-PMP 8), LLD 2, LLD 4 (IT-LC 7, IT-LC 8)
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.