It's Sidewalk Chalk Time

Sidewalk chalk is one of those staples of summer time in early childhood.  Not only can it be picked up inexpensively, but it offers a range of play possibilities that encourage learning and creativity.

If you’re stuck in a sidewalk chalk rut, head over to About One’s blog In a Nutshell to read seven ideas I’m sharing about play activities with sidewalk chalk.


  1. says

    Sidewalk chalk is what began both of my children writing their letters and their names. The first time for each of them was in chalk on the back porch…it is much easier to have a whole driveway to write on rather than trying to coordinate with a piece of paper!