This page includes activity ideas to support the following areas of learning:
Understanding the world
Expressive Arts and Design
Personal Social and Emotional Development
Communication and Language
Please use the afternoons to complete an explorer challenge. You could do one per day or a couple per week. Alternatively, please create your own activity. It doesn't have to be topic related. Please send pictures of all your lovely learning on Tapestry.
1. Make your own playdough
Follow this simple recipe to make your own playdough. You could use it to make some little Gingerbread man figures. (Scroll down to download)
2. Dough Disco
Use your playdough to go to the 'Dough Disco' like we do at school. Click on the link to dance
3. Gingerbread Baking
Follow this recipe to make your own gingerbread biscuits (scroll down to print)
NB Parents: This is a lovely opportunity to create excitement and enrich imaginations. What would happen if one of the gingerbread men escaped from the oven and left a little note? Make a missing persons poster to find him.
4. Design your own gingerbread man
Print off the template provided or make one of your own using art and craft materials from home
5. Cut and stick Gingerbread man
Print off the spilt pin activity (you dont have to use pins) Can you assemble the gingerbread man correctly.
6. Science Experiment
Try this cool science experiment. Scroll down to download prompt card.