9 November 2009Add to My Folder
Enjoy the different types of weather that winter brings with these fun activity ideas
1 The snowman
Use clay to make a model of a jolly snowman
Using Equipment and Material
Development matters: put together a sequence of actions (16-26 months); understand that equipment and tools have to be used safely (30-50 months).
Early learning goal: use a range of small and large equipment.
What you need
Group size: small groups.
Pictures of snowmen; air-drying clay; clay board or mat; clay tools or similar equipment such as cocktail sticks or old pencils; tiny dry twigs; acrylic paint; painting equipment; strips of non-fraying fabric; small buttons.
What to do
Look at the pictures of snowmen and talk to the children about their experiences of making snowmen.
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