Lady Bugs fly along the shapes and colors of this literacy and logic game.
Materials needed: Construction paper of many colors, scissors, glue, stickers, pipe cleaners, wiggly eyes.
Game pieces: Fold a pipe cleaner in half. Wind the pipe cleaner in a coil with the open points out. Curl the end up like antennae. Glue wiggly eyes.
Instructions: Cut out circles, squares, triangles and octagons. Index cards cut in two, colored markers, laminate or contact paper.
Cut out several small shapes in different colors. Apply a shape of each color on ½ of an index card. Label the card in the correct color with the color, and shape.
Put bug stickers on 4 cards.
Arrange the other shapes in a wiggly line on a blank piece of construction paper.
To Play: Set the cards upside down next to the game board. Have the child choose a card, read the card together. Play by color or shape. Child moves bug game piece to chosen color and shape.
Related online training:
Recognizing Levels of Social Play (1 hour / .1 CEU)
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Washington Core Competency: Content Area 3 Ongoing Measurement of Child Progress [1 hour]
Oregon Core Body of Knowledge: Observation & Assessment [1 hour]