|Additional reading about Whaling boats|
After additional reading on Whaling boats, my 8 and 11 year olds set to making their own rendition....well, let's just say due to technical difficulties it's a 'loose' rendition. But, they tried. The boat to my left is my son's. My daughter's is 'in the shop' for some repair work.
Hard at work first painting his ship and then assembling.
|Paint daubers are wonderful for toddlers!|
And "my" newest find to add to the Toddler Arsenal..... a regular old plastic piggy bank and counting chips. As long as your toddler isn't putting the chips into his/her mouth, this is a fun way to work on fine motor skills ---- and keeps 'em busy too!
|Hard at work first painting his ship and then assembling.|
Read more about keeping toddlers busy:
Homeschooling Older Kids with Toddlers in Tow Part 1
Homeschooling Older Kids with Toddlers in Tow Part 2