As moms, we can sometimes feel pressure to make sure our kids our learning, especially in those early years, when the bulk of the responsibility lies on our shoulders. But babies, toddlers and preschoolers learn so much through experiences and play. There are many ways that you can incorporate learning with play, such as this educational car game!
This post was written by education.com.
Car Parking Game
Does your child love to play with toy cars? Here’s a terrific way for your little driver to take his toy cars for a spin and practice his number recognition skills at the same time.
What You Need:
What You Do:
Use your paper to create a parking lot for your child’s toy cars.
Take your marker and ruler to draw lines for parking spaces around the outside of the paper.
Have your child print a number beginning at 1, in each of the parking spaces.
Call out a number from the parking lot and have your child drive his toy car in and park it in the appropriate space.
Continue calling numbers until all of his cars have been parked.