Make some winter silhouette paintings using mixed media to create a beautiful, atmospheric result!
With the bare winter trees all around us still, and the houses and buildings falling into silhouettes at the early mid afternoon sunsets, the children have seen lots of beautiful orange and
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Create a magical, sparkly Arctic small world play scene using blocks of ice in various shapes and sizes for building ice models with! Fantastic imaginative play fun for any time of the year, which would be particularly great when studying an Arctic animals topic. Continue reading Icy Arctic Small World Play
Make some DIY milk jug lanterns for attaching to the front of scooters and bikes, for fun adventures in the dark! So much fun on dark winter afternoons and a prompt to get outside and exercise even when it seems so miserable (hello UK weather, I’m talking to you!) Our
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Here are 8 creative ideas for playing and learning with ice and snow! Welcome to the first It’s Playtime of the new year and please come and link up your own blog posts below so that we can feature you in future weeks.
Arctic Small World Play in a
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Tis’ the season for sensory bin play! Here are 10 fantastic ideas for ways to enliven your sensory play areas this Christmas and Winter time, using all the wonderful scents and tactile, sparkly materials that are so readily available! These activities were linked up to It’s Playtime, as well as a few from our own
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