Road Test

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In this activity, children test out which surface makes a toy car go the fastest. While children investigate, teachers can visit each station to describe the surfaces (e.g., smooth, bumpy), narrate what children are doing, and ask them questions about their observations.

Age(s): Preschool, School-age

Part of: Practice Opportunities

Topic: Language Facilitation and Support

Category: Category 2: Teacher-Child Interactions | Subcategory: Category 2: Language Facilitation and Support | Measure: P-LFS-05: Uses Descriptive Language