Practice Early Math with Patterned Paper Chains
Decorate your home with this lovely and easy-to-make art project! Craft a colorful patterned chain out of construction paper and tape. It's fun for your child, but will also help develop his early math skills. In kindergarten, patterning is a big part of the math curriculum. This activity lets your child create an imaginative prop or house decoration by alternating two colors in a repetitive pattern. Expose your preschooler to this basic math skill early or do it with your kindergartener to help her master her patterning skills!
What You Need:
- 2 colors of construction paper
- Glue, tape, or a stapler