Fun Kid Activity: Lines of Colored Tape, straws and pompoms. Try straws and cotton balls. Adding the lines ups the challenge. Using pompoms allows you to adjust the size from tiny to pretty big. The pompoms are also nicer looking.
Two Preschool Math Activities with Duplo Legos: great time filler if the room is cleaned and we are waiting for parents if the service has gone longer than expected Ages Demonstrate awareness of patterning Demonstrate understanding of classifying
Of course I know how magnets work (ok, I kind of know how magnets work), but somehow they still seem a little bit like magic: these wonderful surfaces that things mysteriously stick to, seemingly in defiance of the law of gravity
ITEM: FIne Motor (puzzles) Laminate this, include container to keep all peices together. Growing Play: Kitchen Puzzle, so easy to do with whatever you have, and just trace them on a manilla file folder