Once there were three bears who lived in a neat little house deep in the woods. The great big bear was Papa Bear. He had a loud, growly voice. The middle-sized bear was Mama Bear. She had a sweet, low voice. And the smallest bear was Baby Bear. He had a high, squeaky voice. Every … Read more
The Solar System is based around the Sun, our nearest star, at the center. It is comprised of nine planets that go around, or orbit, the Sun. They are (listed in order from nearest to theSun) Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, and Pluto. All of these planets, except for Mercury and Venus, … Read more
Variation #1: To make the game simpler, have each child roll the ball back to you instead of to another child. Once the children have mastered the basics of the game, let them roll the ball to one another. Variation #2: Instead of rolling a ball to one another, let the children toss a beanbag. … Read more
Improving Cutting SkillsSome children who are still learning how to use scissors cannot seem to cut on the lines no matter how hard they try. This problem can often be fixed in a fun way. Check to see “who is in the driver’s seat”; that is, check for correct finger placement. Correct finger placement involves … Read more
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