Fruity fun

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By Rose Joyceaccredited trainer and writer

You couldn’t have a healthier option than fresh air and fruit – so why not try these great outdoor ideas to help children learn more about fruit?

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Check first with parents about children’s dietary needs and tie the following activities in with your snack times. Have a small covered bucket of water nearby to wash fruit, some wipes for hands and implements for peeling. At every opportunity try to stress the importance of water as a precious resource and always recycle after use, either by watering plants or maybe by using for some ‘magic painting’.

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