Life is fun on the ice as kids construct this menagerie of animals playing on the icebergs around an eskimo fishing in front of his igloo. Our little friend looked at the large picture first and started naming the animals and let me know he wanted to start with the penguins! Naming, describing and counting can all be part of the play while getting some tactile input too! The whale’s shiny deep blue fin, the moose’s furry back, the goldfish’s shimmery silver body and seal’s short pile give kids an added sensory experience as they talk about textures and compare them. A preschool puzzle is a delightful way to work together, engaging in language learning, talking about the scene as you construct it, using directional vocabulary, “I need the snow covered trees up in the corner,” or “The fuzzy white polar bear baby goes down in this corner at the bottom,” as you complete the picture. Busy hands constructing paired with lots of chat about the animals makes for a fun language lesson!
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Thank you Sherry! You are a BIG help and Max adores you.Maria, mother of a 5 year-old boyFairfield, CT
Sherry, thanks for giving us back our son. We are so grateful for everything you did for Ben and our family. Not seeing you every week makes me feel that something is missing… but we look forward to a summertime walk! We miss you,Nicole, mother of 2 year-old boy who was dismissed from therapyWestport, CT
Sherry, thank you so much for working with my girls for so long. Your kindness, thoughtfulness, insight and professionalism made our experience so meaningful. My husband and I appreciate all you have done for them. Let’s keep in touch. Thanks again.Mother of 3 and 5 year-old girlsGreenwich, CT