Making potions is an all time favourite. and so easy to do, Plastic bottles and funnels and plenty of water and powder paint or food colouring. This activity can cover almost every area of development in the Eyfs. What would make it even more exciting is if it was cooked up in the mud kitchen!! Role play, counting, measuring, colour recognition, language development, explaining and planning what to do next, sharing and many many more great learning opportunities :) v x
Combine milk, washing-up liquid and food colouring for this amazing effect... Add a layer of milk, then add drops of food colouring in different spots around the centre. Add one drop of washing-up liquid into the centre of the mixture OR (as in this video) prod the centre with a cotton bud with washing-up liquid on the end. [From @GE via @SarahBearchell] The science behind it is explained here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hPFwDaR1g70
This afternoon we combined two of our favourite things here at Clare’s Little Tots – cars and drawing. The results were a beautiful masterpiece and lots of fun. This simply play activity took a few minutes to set up, costs nothing and is done using things you’ll already have around the house. What you need: Toy...
Exploring the great outdoors during the Camping Buddies theme leaves lots of time to create nature crafts! These are some great ideas on what you can build with the things you find around you. #preschool #ecoart