Make It & Take It Workshop- If you enjoy the activities and information on this website, the website creator, Amy Smith, is currently hosting “Make It & Take It” hands-on activity workshops where attendees can MAKE and TAKE 6 different hands-on activities that incorporate fine and gross motor movements with learning concepts like reading, writing, and math to help children learn.
In addition Amy Smith is an occupational therapist who can talk to you individually about how to adapt or modify the projects to meet your child’s specific academic and developmental level. It’s one stop shopping for educational fun kids activities! These workshops are perfect for therapists, teachers, parents, and anyone else who cares for kids! Please contact Amy at KidsPlaySmarter@gmail.com to set up a workshop for your group!
NEW Digital Handwriting Workshop coming July 2017: Amy is also offering handwriting workshops to schools or parent groups on how to properly teach handwriting to pre-schoolers and kindergarteners! This workshop provides essential information to parents and teachers on how to build a solid foundation for which to teach children how to write. Amy will discuss the importance of active play and it’s impact on handwriting and how to teach handwriting in a fun, hands-on manner, not just through paper-pencil tasks! Contact Amy at KidsPlaySmarter@gmail.com for more information.
Check out some sample projects below!