Book: The Monster At The End Of This Book
Activity: Shape Monster
*Create your own shape monster.
-You can use what ever materials you have at your house (some ideas: blocks, paper, buttons, plates, bowls, box of cereal, containers, fabric, towels, Playdoh, monster pizza, snack, etc.).
Write your own story about your monster:
-What will you call your monster?
-Is it a friendly monster?
-How old is your monster?
-How tall is your monster?
-How much does your monster weigh?
- Does it weigh more or less than you do?
-Does your monster eat food? What do they eat?
-Is your monster a girl or a boy?
Other ideas to try:
-Draw shapes on paper (or use sticks, rocks, etc. to create them).
-Trace shapes, cut out and create a picture
-Moving shapes: roll a ball, a cylinder (can)
*Which shapes can roll?
*Which shapes can slide?
-Balancing blocks on top of each other