Cardboard tree with paper garland and baubles. Folds away easily when not displayed 11 months of the year. To make the tree - cut two identical tree shapes from an old cardboard box. Cut a vertical slit from the centre of Tree1 to the top, and the centre of Tree2 to the bottom. Slide Tree 2 onto Tree 1. Decorate with home-made paper decorations.
150 items to Include in a Discovery Basket. A Discovery Basket or Treasure Basket is a basket that you fill with ordinary non-hazardous items for your child to explore. The theory behind it is that children are naturally inclined to explore and investigate to develop their own understanding and knowledge. Through exploring safe items that stimulate the senses, children are storing and retaining information about texture, taste, sound, appearance and scent.