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Solution Name:​​ Pre-Academic Skills Training Through Play​​ 

SKU:​​ PASTPCOTST

Solution Plan: ​​ 

Pre-academic skills​​ are part of cognitive development

  • being interested in books.

  • enjoying being read to.

  • understanding that letters and numbers are symbols that mean something.

  • being able to retell basic parts of a story.

  • recognizing certain logos (e.g. McDonald's​​ /golden arches, Wendy’s/girl with braids)

What the Child Learns Through Play, to Assist with Pre-Academic Skills?​​ 

Play encourages all areas of proper development, from cognitive and physical to social and emotional. Here are some facts about the benefits of play:

  • Play builds self-esteem and confidence.

  • Play develops problem-solving skills.

  • Play encourages new vocabulary usage.

  • Play teaches children to collaborate.

  • Play teaches children to be alone and independent.

  • Play allows children to release their emotions.

  • Play encourages planning and thinking ahead.

Activities:

  • Connect-the-dots with letters.

  • Alphabet knock down.

  • Letter matching game.​​ 

  • Mini alphabet sensory bins.​​ 

  • Number match​​ game​​ 

  • Word families with ping pong balls​​ 

  • Sorting number stickers​​ 

  • Alphabet Rock sorting with lower- and upper-case letters​​ 

  • Beginning sound paint sticks or tongue depressor sticks​​ 

  • Sensory play- draw letters in shaving cream, place letter in play dough

  • Practice writing letters in a tray of salt with child’s finger or feather​​ 

  • Alphabet/Number puzzles​​ 

  • Street Chalk​​ 

  • Make it Fun!!!!

 

Required Materials:​​ 

Home:

  • Shaving Cream

  • Salt​​ 

1.Letters​​ 

Description:​​ Star Right Magnetic Letters and Numbers​​ 

Link:​​ https://amzn.to/2SEWoph

2.Number Stickers​​ 

Description:​​ Eureka Sticker Numbers 1-100​​ 

Link:​​ https://amzn.to/2z9C2O4

4.Play-Doh

Description:​​ Play-Doh Party Pack​​ 

Link:​​ https://amzn.to/3fneINu

​​ 5.Feathers

Description:​​ Coceca Colorful Feathers​​ 

Link: ​​​​ 5.Feathers

Description: Coceca Colorful Feathers

Link:​​ https://amzn.to/35wCC4y

6. Puzzles​​ 

Description: Melissa and Doug​​ Bundle ( Letters, Numbers and Colors)​​ 

Link:​​ https://amzn.to/2YCiw7I

7. Wooden Sticks

Description:​​ Craft Colored Sticks​​ 

Link:​​ https://amzn.to/2YBrqSE

 

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