People who help us: Emergency, 999!
6 July 2009Add to My Folder
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Use these fun ideas to introduce the children to the important roles played by the main emergency service helpers
1 Cops and robbers
Investigate a robbery carried out by a story character
Knowledge and Understanding of the World
Exploration and Investigation
Development matters: show an interest in why things happen (22-36 months); show an awareness of change (40-60+ months).
Early learning goal: look closely at similarities, differences, patterns and change.
What you need
Group size: small groups.
Copies of Burglar Bill and Cops and Robbers both by Allan and Janet Ahlberg (Picture Puffin); role-play area set up as a ‘homely’ scene; props such as computer gadgets, ornaments and jewellery; ‘Cops and robbers (1)’ and ‘Cops and robbers (2)’ activity sheets; ‘cops’ and ‘robbers’ dressing-up clothes.
What to do
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