In one of our past blogs, we featured Joey, a teacher in Sheridan County, Wyoming who created an anchor task that I have been using in my training sessions across the country. Well, recently a teacher from the same district sent me a link of videos highlighting a math parent night that they hosted in November.
What the HECK is a Rekenrek??
I did a Finger Funatics Parent Night last night with 40 preschool families. I started with talking to the parent group about the importance of fine motor (such as visual motor integration) and gross motor development (such as the importance of doing a cross crawl). I included talking about the amount of “screen” time a typical 4-year-old should watch (about 30 mins a day) so they can have lots of experiences with real objects in the physical world!
If you missed my Complimentary Webinar last week, it’s not too late to check it out! You can go to the link below and see the archived broadcast. Through this link you can also access the Q & A portion of the Webinar. Please feel free to share.