When my son was 4 years old, he loved watching Finding Nemo, which led for a deep love for the coal reef and all the creatures the main characters in the movie encountered there. Sea turtles, sting rays, barracuda, jellyfish, and of course clown fish. All of these coral reef creatures were friends. Whenever we visited the pool for free swim we had to play a coral reef game. Then, together we made our own facts board game to play once we were out of the water too!
Both of these coral reef games are now in their second incarnation since my second child is now four years old!
As we learned concepts about coral reefs, we put them in to our water play.Continue Reading