Cereal Necklaces

Create some edible jewelry!

Activity Source: https://www.mother.ly/child/sensory-activities-for-1-year-olds-play

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Cereal Necklaces

Create necklaces out of string and cereal (Cheerios or Froot Loops). Tie a knot at the end of a piece of string and encourage your child to start adding cereal pieces to their necklace. Practice counting skills with your child! How many pieces of cereal can you get on your necklace? Count to 10, 20, 30, and so on.

Estimated Time: 30 minutes

Materials: String, scissors, and cereal (Cheerios or Froot Loops)

Subject: Math

Setting(s) for which the article is intended:
  • Home
Intended audience(s):
  • Parents / Family
Age Levels (the age of the children to whom the article applies):
  • Preschoolers (Age 3 Through Age 5)
Reviewed: 2021