Monday, November 28, 2011

Button Snake

  • scrap felt
  • a long piece of ribbon
  • a button
  • a needle and thread

How to make: 
Instructions for making the pushing puff balls activity can be found here on the blog The Activity Mom.

Basic Skills (18 months+):
Learning colors, learning shapes, counting, sorting, matching

Advanced Skills (2 years+):
Buttoning, Unbuttoning, Patterns

Possible Activities:
Sort felt pieces by shape and color, count felt pieces, practice buttoning for dressing self, create patterns with colors and shapes, discuss changing seasons and falling leaves

1 comment:

  1. This is the running favorite at our house right now. So easy to do in the car!
    - Lisa R