||The quilt project teaches
following directions, pattering, colors, and working on
concepts of left and right.
Make a square 9'' x 9'' on s 9" x 12'' piece of paper.
Subdivide into the nine squares with each small square 3''
x 3''. This serves as template. Make 3'' x 3''
squares in red, orange, yellow, green, blue, purple,
back, brown, and white. Place a green dot in upper
left hand square and a red dot in lower right hand square.
These indicate starting and ending positions. Have
children glue on the colored squares in prescribed
sequence. It helps to have a finished quilt for them to
Story for the day: The Quilt Story by Tony