Parts of the body

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Learning Framework?

  • Physical
  • Intellectual
  • Emotional
  • Social

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WHAT CHILDREN WILL LEARN

  • Physical - Fine motor skills
  • Intellectual - Observing, identifying parts of their body.
  • Emotional - Engagement
  • Social - Being able to relate to others
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Let children find out how to identify and name their body parts.
Skill Level
Easy
Suitable for
4-5 years old
Estimated time
15 - 30 mins
Environment
Indoors

What You Will Need

  • Paper
  • Coloured pens
  • Mirror
  • Clipboard

Step 1

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Gather the materials.

Step 2

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Parents should find a picture of a boy or a girl. The picture should show the boy or girl from head to foot. Show your child the picture. Ask him or her
to name the parts of the body as you point to them (Eg: arms, feet, ears, etc.).

Step 3

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Next, let your child look at himself or herself in a full length mirror and point to the parts of his/her body.

Step 4

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Afterwards, provide crayons and paper for your youngster to draw himself or herself. Have your preschooler point to the parts of the body on his or
her drawing and you label the body parts.

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Ask the Kids

How can you take care of your different body parts such as your eyes, ears and hair?

What happens when you cannot see, hear or smell?

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