Colour wheels provide a fun tool to learn colours. They are easy to make and can be used over and over. Attaching the pegs to the wheels also allows for the development of fine motor skills and strengthening muscles required for writing at school.
Still life is perfect for experimenting with Soft Pastels. It teaches you how to observe and sketch objects like an artist, with an awareness of outline, shape, proportions, tone, color, texture, form and composition.