How are Books Made
- To understand that people make books by using art materials, writing words, and making illustrations
- To understand that books convey information or tell stories
Materials Procedure Observation Assessment
Paper, markers, stapler, children's book, crayons
Prepare for the activity by stapling two sheets of white paper inside two colored sheets to make a "book" with a cover and two inside pages.
paper draw write story cover title authors
Read any book that children enjoy.
Discuss a recent group activity that was fun, such as a field trip or speaking with an invited guest.
Invite parents or other familiar adults for a short visit. Tell them that the children wrote a book. Read the book aloud to the group. Encourage children to tell their guests about the experience.