|Title:||Toys from Throwaways: Boxes|
|Spanish Version:||Juguetes elaborados con materiales desechados. Las cajas
|Polish Version:||Zabawki z odpadów: Pudełka
|Source of Publisher:||Illinois Early Learning Project
|Length of article:||Short
|Setting for which the article is intended:||● Home
● Family Child Care
● Child Care Center
● Preschool Program
|Intended Audience:||● Parents/Family
(the age of the children to whom the article applies).
|● Infants and Toddlers (Birth To Age 3)
● Preschoolers (Age 3 Through Age 5)
|Learning Areas:||● SCIENCE
● THE ARTS
● PARENTING AND FAMILY LIFE
|Goals:||12. Explore concepts and information about the physical, earth, and life sciences.
25. Gain exposure to and explore the arts.
26. Understand that the arts can be used to communicate ideas and emotions.
|Learning Standards:||12.E. Explore concepts and information related to the Earth, including ways to take care of our planet.
25.A. Investigate, begin to appreciate, and participate in the arts.
26.B. Understand ways to express meaning through the arts.
|Benchmarks:||12.E.ECb. Participate in discussions about simple ways to take care of the environment.
25.A.ECd. Visual Arts: Investigate and participate in activities using visual arts materials.
26.B.ECa. Use creative arts as an avenue for self-expression.
|Domains:||● Developmental Domain 4: Cognitive Development
● Approaches to Learning