Book Selections – 05/19/11
Our last blog contained suggestions for rainy day activities. We also know that sunny days can be an issue too when the kids says “Mom, I’m bored.” Today’s book recommendations will help you respond in a way that’s both fun and educational.
The Kids’ Nature Book: 365 Indoor/Outdoor Activities and Experiences by Susan Milord is for elementary school aged kids. This book consists of activities, one for each day of the year, that take place either in the home or outdoors. The outdoor activities are distributed between the back yard, the park, the beach, and more.
Kids Create!: Art & Craft Experiences for 3- To 9-Year-Olds by Laurie Winn Carlson is for kids, well, 3 to 9. This book has over 150 art and craft activities that will provide hours of fun for the kids. Besides keeping them busy they will be reading, following directions, and thinking creatively.