Spring cleaning

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By Judith HarriesEarly Years teacher and writer

These creative activities using music, dance and drama focus on the seasonal topic of spring cleaning.

Spring cleaning

Whistle while you work

What you need:
  • Large drum
  • Set of different types of brushes – toothbrush, washing up brush, hair brush, paint brush, scrubbing brush, and so on
  • Scourers
  • Clean yellow dusters
  • Buckets, mops, brooms and dustpan and brushes
Group sizes:
  • Small groups for starters
  • Whole group for Bubbles game and ‘whistle’ dance and music

Areas of learning:
EAD: Exploring and using media and materials – Children sing songs and make music and dance, and experiment with ways of changing them.


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