Family Tower

Activity:

Family Tower

Materials:

Pictures of family members

Contact paper

Wooden blocks

Description:

Attach photographs with clear contact paper to blocks. Arrange blocks with family members and build a house!

Vocabulary:

Mom

Dad

Brother

Sister

Uncle

Aunt

Grandmother

Grandfather

Block

Tower

Up

Down

Build

Action words

Family Puppets

Activity:

Family Puppets

Materials:

Old photos

Glue

Tape

Contact Paper

Lamination paper

Popsicle sticks

Description:

Use glue or tape to attach old family pictures to popsicle sticks. Pretend to do family routines with popsicle sticks!

Vocabulary:

Mom

Dad

Brother

Sister

Uncle

Aunt

Grandmother

Grandfather

Action words

Mailbox

Activity:

Mailbox

Materials:

Shoebox with lid

Scissors

Unopened junk mail

Description:

Cut a slit in the top of a shoebox. You can decorate the shoebox before starting by coloring it blue to look like a real mailbox! Help your toddler to sort mail into colors or sizes and place within shoebox. Deliver the mail to family members around the house!

Vocabulary:

Big

Small

Colors

Fit

Slide

Match

In

Out

Send

Deliver

Touch Tops

Activity:

Touch Tops

Materials:

Sandpaper

Fabric

Carpet

Cotton Balls

Sponge

Metal Lids (Juice Can Lid)

Glue

Magnet

Blindfold

Description:

Cut out the various materials into round shape that will fit on the lid. Glue magnets on the back of the lids and place them on the refrigerator or on a cookie sheet. For older children this can be used as a matching activity with a blindfold.

Vocabulary:

Bumpy

Coarse

Fluffy

Fuzzy

Glassy

Gritty

Hard

Lumpy

Rough

Sandy

Slick

Smooth

Soft

Spongy

Feel

Touch

Match