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Glitter Shapes

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

Help your child learn the alphabet by decorating letters with sparkly glitter.


  • Construction paper
  • Glue
  • Glitter or Colorful Creative Salt


  1. On construction paper, use glue to draw various shapes: square, rectangle, triangle, heart, circle, oval, star.
  2. Have your child sprinkle glitter (or Colorful Creative Salt) over the shapes.
  3. Shake off the extra glitter and practice the names of each shape.