Wiggle, Squiggle, Giggle & Learn! Family Edition

Wiggle, Squiggle, Giggle & Learn! Family Edition

# 044008

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Item #: 044008
ISBN: 9780982815618
Grades: AD

Product Description:

Some of the most important activities little ones can do are those that develop motor skills both fine and gross motor and this book provides great suggestions for activities to build those skills at home. The first section of the book explains how young children learn and develop. The second part of the book includes the 40 active-learning programs. Each two-page program consists of an overview on the area of learning, list of materials and set-up (if applicable), the actual activities (3 or more per program), tips for adjusting the activities, variations, related resources games and books that will provide more help in certain developmental areas, and further information such as definitions, etc. For example, the first program is "Amazing Animal Tricks." Children will improve strength, balance, coordination, and body awareness, along with improving visual skills, understanding position and direction words, and following directions. This program incorporates the use of stuffed animals from around your home and a small blanket or large towel. Choose from five outlined activities Silly Moving, Moving with Direction, Jumping Over, Animal Toss, and Animals Books. Suggestions are included for improving math skills and helping your child succeed. 'Further Information' includes explanations for the movements and skills needed to perform the activities. The third section of the book offers lists of the early learning standards that the activities meet. For parents who want a good resource for activities with their little ones, this book packs a lot into the pages. Activities for the purpose of development will stimulate and entertain for hours. Turn off the television, put the computer and iPad in sleep mode, and get up and move with your children. ~ Donna Wiggle, Squiggle, Giggle & Learn!: An Active Learning Resource for Families with Young Children provides fun activity ideas which are easy to implement. Stimulates children's development through play Demonstrates the learning and play value of simple toys and materials Uses gross and fine motor activities to reinforce skill development in other learning areas Includes an activity cross-reference chart to target the teaching of specific skills Pulls children away from television and computer games Develops social and interaction skills
Primary Subject
Early Learning
Noelle B. Berry & Norma Brough
Softcover Book
Brand Name
Active Learning Resources
0.8 (lbs.)
11.0" x 8.75" x 0.5"
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