Great idea as the kids wait for their turn to open their gift! - "Color Me" Interactive Gift Wrap for Kids - wrap a gift with plain white paper, and attach crayons instead of a bow. Stamp the words color me, and let your kid decorate their own gift.
Each page has a large image, and lines to cut. Once cut, the images make puzzles. Students use the numbers on the bottom to practice skip counting by and As they put the numbers in order, they are also putting the puzzle together.
Children will various papers (scrap paper, magazine clippings, craft paper) to design a city or their house. They will strengthen their creative thinking by choosing certain colours, images and patterns to represent their city.
Counting is so important, that we wanted to let you guys in on some fantastic activities that didn't make it into story time. This is the Number Writing Salt Tray Game, which is a great idea for kids to practice number recognition and writing skills.