Activity for an individual child
Age group: 18-40 months
Duration of activity: 20 minutes
- 6 craft sticks
- White craft glue
- Blue and white tempera paints
- 2 shallow pie tins
Your child will be learning about shapes and geometry while she makes this well-known symbol.
- Show your child how to arrange three craft sticks to form a triangle. Have your child glue these sticks together. Repeat for a second triangle.
- Once dry, show your child how to place one triangle upside down over the other triangle to create the Star of David. Glue the triangles in place.
- Let the star dry. Pour paint into pie tins and let your child decorate the star.