Play Activity

What Are Children Learning When They Play With an Easel??

Description of Activity

Children are coloring.

Unstructured Activity

Although children can be asked to paint, color, or construct specific words, pictures, or numbers, children usually have the option to be creative when using an easel.

Type of Play

This activity is expressive play because the children are able to express themselves by making pictures, designs, writing, and much more.

What are you learning by playing with an easel?

You are learning to create shapes, objects, and numbers. You are also learning colors, and many more things depending on what you use.