The Star-Brite downloadable curriculum program is professionally planned by educators to enhance a child's early educational development, but kids just think it's fun! Each month you can download 20 days worth of materials for more than 100 hands-on craft and learning activities that help preschoolers understand numbers, letters, colors, and shapes. Children will learn and grow as they enjoy poems, games, finger-plays, arts and crafts, science projects and a variety of physical activities.
Friday, May 1, 2015
Start on tellng time
child is hungry and impatient with the speed of mealtime preparations, point to
the large hand of the clock and say to her, “We will have dinner when this big
hand gets to the bottom (or the top) of the clock.”
where the hand will be as you say this.
every effort to meet this prediction accurately.
If she is
not familiar with the clock, you will have to explain that the hand does move,
but too slowly for her to see it.
to teach her hours and minutes at first. This is difficult even for some
first-graders to understand.
However, by kindergarten many children
will understand the concept of hours.