Our Week in Pictures

Assalamu’alaikum & Marhaba!

It seems our weeks are flying by with school, group activities, and our busy schedule at home.  I am trying my best to get on top of my posts, please bear with me!  Here are some highlights from last week.

Monday

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Simple Matchstick Threading

Today I am sharing a quick and easy activity to prepare for 13-17 month olds.  Threading is one of the first lessons I did with Muhammad last month.  It is an excellent way to exercise fine motor skills, particularly the pincer grasp, hand-eye coordination, strengthening finger muscles, and increasing concentration.  An excellent article that touches on the developmental benefits of threading and beading is linked here. Continue reading