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Fishing Activity

by Trish Kuffner, author of The Preschooler's Busy Book

In this activity, you create colorful fish for your preschooler out of construction paper. Each fish carries an instruction for him to perform.


Materials

  • Construction paper
  • Scissors
  • Pen, crayon, or marker
  • Small box, pot, or other container

Directions

  1. Cut fish shapes out of colored construction paper.
  2. On each fish write a different instruction: "Find something red"; "Count to ten"; "Touch your toes"; and so on.
  3. Place the fish in a small box or container and let your child pick one fish at a time.
  4. Read the instruction and have her perform it.