More to explore:
button snakes- a great busy bag idea
Great for fine motor skill work for 2yr olds. You know, placing and removing felt pieces this small from a felt board would be pretty effective too
Montessori Mama: I Love Felt! Button Sewing with Felt
Felt snake - button learning
Fine motor activity, button sewing with felt
Fine motor skill- button sewing
Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons: A Sewing Activity from Mama. Papa. Bubba
The Busy Budgeting Mama: Cupcake Felt Board.. 6 cupcakes with 6 frostings to mix and match! This would be good for a quiet book for Bug - Kristi Budworth - I think your girls NEED this!!
Popcorn as a teaching tool and learning manipulative? Absolutely! Inexpensive and fun. A sure way to get students interested and engaged. Heaps of activity ideas here.
Roundup of Montessori-inspired sewing activities for preschoolers and elementary-age children
straws through holes
love this. pattern: www.etsy.com/... $5
The Busy Budgeting Mama: felt activity board or make into roll up with fabric on back.
next time I buy felt ...
Mamas Like Me: Rainbow Bracelets for #Preschool This would be fun to make on a movie day in the classroom
Button Tree - Fine motor, color matching, and life skills all in one!
number recognition punch. Busy hands to increase fine motor skills, 1-to-1 with number recognition. Win-win.