Fun with Fingers! Activities, Apps, & Tools for Teaching Kids

Download Fun with Fingers! Activities, Apps, & Tools for Teaching Kids

Post on 23-Aug-2014




13 download

Embed Size (px)


Find resources here,


<ul><li> Finger Fun! Learning Activities &amp; Ideas with Fingers </li> <li> Play gives children a chance to practice what they are learning. ~ Fred Rogers Finger Puppets by Bart, Flickr </li> <li> hand action or movement combined with singing or spoken-words to engage ~ Wikipedia What is nger play? </li> <li> Use nger plays to Llama Finger Puppet by Ryan Hyde, Flickr Teach grammar Manage the class Support a story Teach vocabulary Transition to the next task </li> <li> Famous Finger Games Thumb War by Nate Swart, Flickr Finger soccer Thumb war 1,2,3 shoot Rock, paper, scissors </li> <li> Shadow Puppets! </li> <li> Famous Fingerplays Where is Thumbkin? Itsy, Bitsy Spider 5 Little Monkeys Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star </li> <li> Lets make characters! My Grandmas Finger Puppets by Nat Tung, Flickr Playdough Paper Draw them Felt Material </li> <li> </li> <li> </li> <li> Draw them Use washable markers &amp; crayons Pick a friend &amp; draw on your friends fingers </li> <li> Cool Finger Faces Free IOS App </li> <li> Draw &amp; color them </li> <li> plays-by-shelly-sanchez-terrell/ Animate with Blabberize </li> <li> Spanish Storytime by Pioneer Library System, Flickr Demonstrate the gestures </li> <li> Put them in a Wiki Video examples Gestures Lyrics </li> <li> Introduce with a video </li> <li> Learn by video with Cullen! </li> <li> Cullens Fingerplay Free Videos IOS Apps </li> <li> Character Sets for Story Time Kids have a set of characters &amp; objects Ask kids a question They choose the character to put on the glove </li> <li> Underwater Scene Feltboard by bengarrison, Flickr, CC 2.0 Follow-up with a felt board </li> <li> Tara and finger puppet theatre by Dimitrij Mlekuz, Flickr Throw a show </li> <li> Fingerplay Script by </li> <li> Dino Finger Puppets 05 by Lansing Library, Flickr Set the stage </li> <li> Cool Apps </li> <li> Finger Paint with Sound Free IOS/Android App </li> <li> Finger Measure Free IOS/Android App </li> <li> Horror Faces Free IOS App Create horror faces with your ngers </li> <li> </li> <li> </li> </ul>