CDA Competency Standard: II.4.4b
- Sit with student in the sandbox. Demonstrate shoveling and scooping sand into various pails, bowls, sifting trays and other containers. Assist the student in having these experiences in the sandbox.
- Explain what is happening to the sand and how it works with different containers. Watch student closely as they explore the sand box.
- Observe and record the student’s fine-motor skills. How were they able to grip the scoops and shovels? How did they pour the sand?