Literacy Craft: Squishy Sensory Bag (LIBRARY MAKE)

By involving multiple senses to assist children write, draw, or play, they can have tons of fun while practicing fine motor skills. For learners who are just starting to write and draw, this craft is a sensory experiment in trying something new – without the stress of putting pencil to paper. Writing is one of […]

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Literacy Craft: Rhyming Peg Board (LIBRARY MAKE)

    This craft is a literacy game that combines practicing fine motor skills with learning rhyming and non-rhyming words. If your little one is not quite reading yet, we’ve also included a template option that has pictures instead of words. Playing is as easy as connecting the dots; just stretch a rubber band to […]

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Literacy Craft: Busy Board (LIBRARY MAKE)

Get ready to get busy! This DIY busy board is ideal to combat travel boredom— and uses materials you probably already have at home! Even though I only list instructions for five learning areas, I encourage you to explore other options for activities that might also work for your child’s interests and skill level. Sensory […]

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Literacy Craft: Braided Crowns (LIBRARY MAKE)

Do you want a craft that’s fit for a queen? Understanding patterns and sequences can have wonderful effects on your child’s pre-literacy skills; not only is this a great basic math skill, but by understanding patterns, they’ll start to understand the patterns in spelling and speech!  These braided paper crowns and bracelets are not only a […]

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Literacy Craft: Clothespin Puppets (LIBRARY MAKE)

How do you make a puppet you can chat with in a pinch? Watch this tutorial to find out how! This craft is an easy way to engage your child with creative and imaginative play. The puppet can be a person, a bird, or an alien! It is completely up to them on how it […]

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