Chopsticks – Playing with Chopsticks

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We read Chopsticks by Amy Krouse Rosenthal and Scott Magoon for the Virtual Book Club. The girls loved reading Chopsticks after having read Spoon.

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What you need: yarn, pom poms, chopsticks of various kinds, pick up sticks, containers and plates.

Playing with Chopsticks

We tried to use the chopsticks. They pulled them apart.

Playing with Chopsticks

I showed them how you hold chopsticks.

Playing with Chopsticks

They each tired to hold them.

Playing with Chopsticks
Playing with Chopsticks

Then they worked on using them. We tried pompoms first. Part of the way through I broke out the learner chopsticks for Mary.

Playing with Chopsticks
Playing with Chopsticks
Playing with Chopsticks

Then we put yarn noodles on our plates and pretended to eat them.

Playing with Chopsticks
Playing with Chopsticks

We tried to play pick up sticks. It did not work very well so they practices dropping them. Each had their own set to play with.

Playing with Chopsticks
Playing with Chopsticks

Then they did their own pretend play with everything. It was lots of fun.

Playing with Chopsticks

More Books by Amy Krouse Rosenthal.

Checkout what everyone else is doing in the Virtual Book Club! Also be sure to link up your Amy Krouse Rosenthal below!

November’s Author will be Tomie de Paola! I can’t wait to get started on all the fun books there are to choose from!

Cassie – 3Dinosaurs.com

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About Cassie

Cassie is a mom of three stomping, romping, and roaring girls. She blogs about fun art and craft activities and printables she makes. She includes the odd review of products every now and then. She also blogs about the places that she has taken the girls called trip reviews. She has a few free printable pack for kids ages 2 to 8 and always adding more. She loves to get comments and feedback and always looking for new things to try or do with her girls.
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14 Responses to Chopsticks – Playing with Chopsticks

  1. Chopsticks look like so much fun to play with!!! What simple and cute activities.

  2. Thanks for stopping by my little blog. I love any activities linked to books and this looks particularly cute and fun! Thanks for the great ideas (and head up about a new book!).

  3. It looks like they had a great time with the chopsticks. Please think about linking this post to Read.Expore.Learn.

  4. Jenny says:

    What awesome ideas! Love the pretend noodles! 🙂

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  8. Matthew Knox says:

    I can see that those little girls had so much fun in using chopsticks. I remember my first time using chopsticks. I had so much fun and using chopsticks in eating makes my food more delicious.

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