500 Five Minute Games: Quick and Easy Activities for 3-6 Year Olds by Jackie Silberg

500 Five Minute Games: Quick and Easy Activities for 3-6 Year Olds

Written by Jackie Silberg
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500 Five Minute Games: Quick and Easy Activities for 3-6 Year Olds by Jackie Silberg

Pack the day with learning enjoyment by using this broad range of instantaneous games to develop skills such as math, imagination, reading and language. Promote learning across the curriculum with original games, as well as variations of the old favorites. These tried and true activities will turn five spare minutes into an exciting learning experience.


From the best-selling author of Games to Play With Babies, Games to Play With Toddlers, and Games to Play With Two Year Olds comes this exciting new book for three to six-year-olds... Great for group use! - Reviews from Parent Council Teachers will welcome these 500 great ideas, and will build their own 'repertoire

- Education Coordinator, Project Head Start, Detroit Public Schools Packed with games, fingerplays and activities to use with preschoolers, this book would be very useful for parents, teachers, daycare workers, and librarians in need of quick and educational activities to complement their school day or story hour... a well organized and helpful tool for anyone working with young children. - Juvenile Service Coordinator, St. Tammany Parish Library, Louisiana

About the Author

Jackie Silberg is an early childhood advocate and popular keynote speaker nationally and internationally. She received the Distinquished Alumna Award from Emporia State University, recognizing her current achievements as well as her long and prolific career. Jackie lectures at Johnson County Community College.

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270 pages


Jackie Silberg
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Roundhouse Publishing Ltd

Publication date

1st May 1995



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