Ice Creatures

This month, we are learning all about arctic animals.

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Using wooden play dough hammers, we practiced freeing our arctic friends from large chunks of ice.

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This encouraged motor development, hand-eye coordination, creativity, and math and science skills!

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As young children explore with age-appropriate tools, they use small and large muscles.

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As they make decisions about the orientation of the hammer, they participate in problem solving skills.

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Lastly, as they complete their project, they experience a feeling of accomplishment. Most importantly, they had fun while doing it!

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