Materials needed: Rocks or some kind of pebbles from outside; Paper; Pen/Marker Go on a nature walk together with your child. Collect some “treasures” that you find (rocks) and bring it back home. Set your rocks on the paper and (adult) will trace around the rock using the pen or marker. Put the rocks back in a different place and invite your child to find the rock that matches with the tracing.
Recommended Age: Birth-2 year olds
Activity Type: Offline Activity
Key Concepts: Spatial Awareness, Attention Maintenance, Classification, Fine Motor Development
Standards: PD-HLTH 4, COG 1, COG 3, ATL-REG 1, COG 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.