This book contains a collection of activities that can be used on rainy days, or when quiet time activities are needed. It includes recipes, art activities, games, movement activities, and science activities. Shhh...also contains sheet music for 15 calming pieces. The recorded versions of these songs can be found on the accompanying Shhh... CD or audiocassette.
Recipes and activities can be varied to accomodate different ability levels. Each new activity includes the materials needed and easy " how to" instructions. Some activities contain additional ideas on expanding the concept presented.
The author has written this book for early childhood professionals, teachers, and parents; it is an excellent resourse for anyone involved in early childhood education.