Creativity is a valuable skill that benefits adults as much as it does children. As we approach adulthood, we do not use the benefits of coloring or our creativity nearly enough as we should. Art and creativity give an opportunity for problem solving and trial and error—especially for children.
While the majority of us are practicing safely self distancing, I’d love to share an idea that we are using as a tool to keep kiddos engaged during extended time at home. While we can’t visit any beaches or islands right now, they can use their imaginations to create an underwater world of their own—right at home!
These Teacher Appreciation DIY Notes are a great way to get your kiddos involved in the giving of an appreciation gift.
Coloring is one of our favorite activities for this and, as a teacher and a mother, there are many reasons why I love it so much for my kids.