.Variety of pizza item such as pizza boxes, chef apron, fake pizza, & real and found pizza boxes (these will be put on shelf)
. Construction paper (this will be used to make the sign)
.Contact paper ( used to cover sign and contact pizza pictures on shelf)
.Newspaper ( this will be used to staff boxes for longer use)
.Tape (this will be used to seal pizze boxes)
.Printed pizza symbol from computer (this will be used to put on the sign)
Utalize a corner in your dramatic play area to extend on the children learning. Each week or by weekly add an additional learning area to your dramatic play area. Incorperate a shelf that will be switched out. Make a sign to hang over the shelf so that it is clear what it is or put the sign lower on children's eye level.
Children enjoy these areas because it brings something new to the area while broadening thier creative mind.
.8 Bags of Marbles ( get from 99 cents store)
.Variety of construction paper
.Fishing pole ( pointer stick, strong string, glue gun and magnet)
Put as many marbles as you can in the sensory table and include about two thungs. This activity helps to develop small motor development. Children are encourage to see how many marbles they are able to pick up with the thungs. You can even incorperate counting by encouraging children to count how many marbles they pick-up.
The other activity includes a variety of shapes with thier names on them. Then glue magnets on the back. Encourage children to fish for shapes talking about each one they catch them such as how many sides, color and the diffrence between then.
Directions Column # 20
Shape/ Marble Sensory Table
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