National Children's Book Week
Book 2: I Like Myself
Activity 1: All About Me
Materials: pencil, paper, photo of child, glue
Description: You and your toddler can make an All About Me collage. Have your little one draw a self-portrait. You can weigh and measure your little one and glue a favorite picture of them onto a large piece of paper. You could also both think of things that you like about your child and write those words on the paper.
Skills Targeted: teach your tot to like themselves, teach your tot to draw, teach your tot motor skill development, teach your tot to measure
Activity 2: Hand and Foot Prints
Materials: paint, paper, paintbrush
Description: Make your toddler's hand and foot prints, by simply painting the palms of their hands and the bottoms of their feet and stamping them onto a piece of paper.
Skills Targeted: Teach your tot to be creative, teach your tot sensory development, teach your tot to recognize body parts