For this assignment, you will create a toy that could be used by an infant, toddler, or two-year-old. The toy should be homemade, use as many natural materials as possible, and be safe and durable. Your paper should include the following.
- Identify the age group for which your toy is for, for example, infants-age 3-6 months or toddlers age 15-18 months, etc.
- Summarize where children of this age should be developmentally across all domains (research what developmental domains are to help you write).
- Describe your toy, the materials used to make it, and how to create it.
- Describe how your toy supports learning in each domain for the specified age group.
Your paper should be 2-3 pages in length and contain a picture or sketch of the toy that you created. Please cite at least one source for your paper. Use APA formatted title and reference pages, as well as in-text citation where appropriate. In addition to submitting one copy to the assignment dropbox, share a copy with your peers via General Course Questions. You now have access to variety of cool toys which can help inspire your practice. Be sure to thank your peers!