by Boey Shumin Eileen
This activity is for parents and children to create their own titles / signage for a door / wall.
Skill Level: Advanced
Suitable For: 5 - 6 years old
Estimated Time: 15 - 30 mins
Physical - Fine motor - cutting and manipulation of scissors
Intellectual - Observing adults demonstrate, thinking about the fonts they like, comparison of font size to the size of the door/wall
Emotional - Display engagement in the whole process, show confidence in decision-making
Social - Share ideas with parents and learn to accept others' views
Choose a font from Microsoft Word. Select the appropriate font size. For eg, if the title/signage is for a wall, the font should be large. Print out the individual font. Cut them out.
Trace over the pencil marks with the thick black marker.
Add simple designs on each letter such as small leaves or flowers. And we are ready to attach them with blu-tack up the wall!
Place the cutout font on the drawing block and trace using a pencil.
Cut them out again.