Preschool Activity - My Family and Feelings
My Family Activity 4
Ask the children:
"What are some of the things that the people in your family do for each other?" (Encourage them to include people who they may not live with.)
"Which people in your family make the food that you eat?"
"Which people in your family make sure that you have clean clothes to wear?"
"Which people in your family take care of you when you are sick?
"...take you outside to play?" "...play with you inside?" "...help you get dressed?" "...help you take a bath or shower?" "...hug you?" "...teach you new things?"
Which people in your family do you like to tell about something special that happened?
Which people in your family talk to you when you are sad?"
Which people in your family do you like to hug?"
Which people in your family make you feel safe?
Which people in your family do you like to help?
How do you help these people?"
Give each child a master with the words "My family helps me ________" at the top. Have the children draw a picture of something that someone in their family helps them do. Write in the activity on the blank line.This is a sample activity from the Healthy Start Program