Scavenger Hunt

Pre-Schooler On the Go

Before you go out, make a list with your child of natural things to collect as you go, like leaves or stones. When you get back, see if they can count how many of each item they found. Talk together about what you notice. What’s the same and what’s different about them?

See what your child is learning

Making a list is a great way to expose your child to the everyday importance of reading and writing. When you talk back-and-forth about what you see, you’re building their communication skills and vocabulary. When they explore the world around them, they’re learning about science firsthand.

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