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Book: GIANT Encyclopedia of Preschool Activities for 4-Year-Olds
Center:

Art

Topic:

Colors

Content:

The Arts: Visual Arts

Area:

Fine Motor

Age:

4 Years Old

Interaction:

Individual Child

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Materials:

Small pieces of 2” x 4” (5 cm x 10 cm) wood
Markers
Glue
Decorating items such as pipe cleaners, buttons, pompoms, and yarn



Instructions:

1. Place wood pieces, markers, glue, and decorating items on the art table.
2. Encourage the children to decorate the wood to make creative people.
3. After the glue dries, place the creations on display.
4. The children may also want to name their creations or tell a story about them.
Write down their names and stories to display with the creations.
More to do
Children can create larger Block Heads using various blocks of wood or cardboard
tubes.


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