Making ideas concrete

Activity Type Setting Cost Time
No Cost
About an hour


Summary: This activity literally has your child make something out of an idea.


Activity:   The next time your child tells you about an idea he has, ask him to draw it for you or make a model out of pipe cleaners or blocks. When he is finished, ask him to explain his idea to you again. Are his thoughts clearer than before he drew or made a model of his idea?

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