Make a "My Favorite Nouns" Book
If you hear your first grader talking about a "person, place, or thing" you can bet that she's learning about nouns at school. Learning these basic grammar and speech rules is a core first grade language arts concepts that teachers will expect her to master by second grade. This activity will help your child understand those concepts while practicing reading and writing, and creating a keepsake of important people, places and things in her life.
What You Need:
- Blank notebook or scrapbook (you can also make a book out of construction paper)
- Glue stick
- Pen or markers
- Binoculars or magnifying glass (optional)