Format: Picture book
8.5" x 8.5"
Age: 3 up
Includes (3) black and white "shape" pages to copy, decorate, cut-out, shape, and reshape
Author & Illustrator:
Get Up and Get Moving!
Turn the pages, and you will see how fun colors and shapes can be. Find what you seek, and when you are through, you will be told just what to do. Shake and spin, jump and bend, then run to share this with a friend.
This interactive concept book combines physical activity, simple science, and early math by showing us a unique way to celebrate the wonder of colors, shapes, and our bodies in motion. Imagination is required!
ISBN 13: 978-0-9799612-6-7
ISBN 10: 0-9799612-6-2
Shapes activity page to color,
cut, position, and reposition.
Recognizing and identifying colors
Recognizing geometric shapes and their characteristics
Exploring and describing spatial relationships
Developing and utilizing spatial memory
Learning about and experiencing spatial transformations
STEM: Combines early math shape exploration with physical activity. Identify the shapes, move as instructed, then observe how the shapes have changed as a result.
When young children learn about shapes, they practice geometry skills. Add in colors, and they have the ability to sort items based on easy to recognize attributes.
Understanding shapes and spatial sense helps young children communicate better, describe things more effectively, and problem solve.
"Which shapes can I stack to make my tower taller?"
Letters and numbers are just complicated shapes, and when children learn to recognize shapes and pathways, they are well on their way to naming all of the numbers and letters, as well as recognizing many of their first small words.
Related terms and phrases:
- Picture book about shapes and colors
- Interactive picture book
- Picture book with math concepts
- Picture book with early math
- Picture book with STEM concepts
- Picture book for toddlers, preschool, kindergarten
- Early childhood movement activity