Use a tissue box, a hole punch and a shoelace for a practical life skill practice and a fine motor activity in one! Like so many things (for both kids and adults) learning on a small scale can make it hard to see what's really going on. If you blow it up and break it down, everything gets a lot easier.
This post has some great simple ideas to add to your plant or gardening unit. Lots of pictures including this great flower pom-pom game. Awesome ways to make this material engaging and hands on for our students for special learning needs. Read more at: http://llgchildcare.blogspot.com/2014/05/gardening.html
Math Activities: Apple Seed Math . Adventures in Learning . PBS Parents