Activity 29: I Like…!
Age Range: 18 Months on… (Older Toddler)
Area Being Developed: Language (Reading, Speaking & Understanding)
Make a book with the title “I Like…” On each right-hand page place a photo of your child doing something he or she likes. On each left-hand page write on an index card a simple sentence describing the activity. Here are some examples:
- I like to swim.
- I like to read.
- I like to play.
Dr. Sally Says…
It is so easy to take a 4” x 6” photo album and turn it into a great book for your child. Here are some other kinds of books that you can make: My Trip, My Birthday Party, My Family, and My Friends. Children like many books that you buy, but they love ones you make with personalized photos!
RELATED MILESTONES OF DEVELOPMENT
Uses words from memory
Has a 50 to 300 word vocabulary
Puts two to three words together