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chalk activities for kids

Engage in energetic play and improve drawing skills, using learning tools from home! Chalk is a great learning tool and can be used to learn about numbers and letters. Practise drawing shapes or writing numbers and letters in a fun way. Maximise your child’s cognitive potential through chalk activities for kids. We show you 9 creative ideas!

What can I do with my child at home? Have fun with chalk activities for kids!

As a Shichida teacher, I often receive the question, “What activities can I do with my child at home? My child only wants to play, but I want them to learn.” At Shichida, we believe that play is a form of learning. Learning can be an enjoyable experience. It involves exploration, experimentation, and trying new things. A child can learn anywhere while having fun.

We have compiled a few ideas for you – try these fun, educational activities at home with some fun chalk! Trace, draw and jump while enjoying some fun time together.

Benefits of chalk play

Playing with chalk is a great activity for children that offers a wide range of benefits. It encourages creativity, helps to develop fine motor skills, promotes outdoor play and enhances learning by making it more interactive and engaging. Creating something with chalk boosts a child’s confidence and gives them a sense of accomplishment. Overall, playing with chalk is a fun and beneficial activity that helps children develop important skills while having a good time.

Look out for more ideas of activities you can do at home using your do-it-yourself “early learning toolkit”.

By using simple and accessible materials like chalk, you can provide your child with the resources they need to explore and learn in a fun and engaging way at home. With an ‘early learning toolkit‘, you can create an exciting learning environment that promotes creativity and encourages your child to develop essential skills. Watch as they explore, discover, and grow!

For more ideas on how to be your child’s first and best teacher, join us for a trial class and see why so many people choose the Shichida method of education for their children.