#Working [Mom/Dad] Moment- Wed April 15th

Here is a throwback to another classic children’s book…

Materials: YouTube, cereal box or construction paper, tape, string or elastic cord and markers, paint, etc.

Main Learning Outcomes: Developing fine motor skills, creativity and early literacy.


(1) First, gather together with your child to read the story, “Where the Wild Things Are”, by Maurice Sendak. If you don’t have the book at home, you can listen to it by following this link:

(2). Let’s make a crown like Max wore! First, cut open the cereal box and flattened it out (or use construction paper or another thin box you have available). Then measure out as many 2.5 inch triangles would fit across the length of the flattened cereal box (six) and cut out that shape, maki