Make a Word Quilt Collage
Early literacy skills built in the preschool years are crucial for later academic development in the elementary grades. This paper word quilt collage activity emphasizes letter recognition, oral language skills, and visual processing abilities.
Art and literacy often go hand in hand in creating an early basis for analyzing symbolic representations of pictures and letters. This activity will encourage your young child to illustrate imaginative images and write simple labeling words. Additionally, pattern, shape, color, and artistic processes will be explored.
What You Need:
- Cardboard or other sturdy paper from a real box, shoe box, or other household source
- Construction paper in a variety of colors
- Markers or crayons