It’s all about PLAY!
Set up a play space at home!
Creating play spaces remind children of school & encourage families to engage in authentic play that naturally leads to learning. See the link below for some great tips.
Playdough has many benefits such as improving motor skills, but did you know that it is also calming and soothing?
Listen to this online read-aloud of Not A Box by Antoinette Portis, then refer to this site for ideas on playing with boxes: http://www.truceteachers.org/uploads/1/5/5/7/15571834/cardboard_boxes_final.pdf
Family Play Plans
A short daily story followed by three questions for three different age groups, so you can share story time with the whole family and ask age-appropriate math questions.
“Messages in a Backpack”
Working from Home
The Google Children’s Centers offers advice about routines and activities for parents working from home with young children.