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    • Shanna Means

      Great quiet time activity Put velcro dots on the ends of popsicle sticks. Kids can make letters or shapes over and over again. Repinned by For more preschool activity ideas visit

    • Julie Petersen

      Craft sticks with velcro dots: these can be arranged to make shapes and letters (great busy bag idea).

    • Abby Sexton

      craft sticks and velcro, these can be arranged to make shapes and letters (great busy bag idea!) Popsicle Stick musical dictation.

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