Teddy bears’ picnic
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Original article published 8th June 2009
Today’s the day the teddy bears have their picnic! Transform your role-play area into a perfect picnic scene with these colourful and creative ideas.
1 Setting the scene
Plan a teddy bears’ picnic role-play area
Personal, Social and Emotional Development
Early learning goal: be confident to try new activities and speak in a familiar group.
What you need
Group size: whole group.
Role-play area; large piece of paper or whiteboard; pens.
What to do
Invite the children to sit in a circle. Explain that you would like to convert the role-play area into a teddy bears’ picnic. Ask the children to suggest ideas about how they would like to design the role-play area. Write down their ideas on the whiteboard, or on a piece of paper, as they say them.
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