Bulletin Boards

By Vanessa Rasmussen, © 2004, All rights reserved.
Website: http://www.startingadaycarecenter.com

The great thing about designing and making bulletin boards with kids is that each theme presents new opportunities to enhance language skills, fine motor skills through arts and crafts, social skills as the children build together, and so on.

The first step in creating a bulletin board is to come up with a theme for the bulletin board. Use bright colors and bold letterings on the board. Decorate it with pictures cut from old magazines or newspapers, graphics downloaded from the internet, stickers, stamps, laces, fabrics, old greeting cards, and so on.

Here are some interesting ideas for bulletin boards:

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