Tag Archives: Winter

Seasonal weaving!

It is always great to combine nature in our creating! This is a simple way to weave with natural treasures that can be found in the garden or park. Need: craft sticks (lollypop sticks), glue, sting, natural find e.g. flowers and herbs. … Continue reading

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Great ideas book “101 Things for Kids to do outside” by Dawn Isaac.

Last Spring I decided I would like a book with ideas of things to do with children outside- I borrowed several different books from the library but my favourite was definitely “101 Things for Kids to do outside” by Dawn … Continue reading

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Valentine’s day cards!

Need: Card, watercolour paper, watercolour paint (block or liquid), a page of an old book or newspaper, double sided tape/ glue. I first folded the card to make a card. I cut a piece of paper to fit the front … Continue reading

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Read, create and love in February!

I have decide to reformat my monthly post. At the beginning of every month I am going to look ahead at the month and suggest things you could read, create and love with your children. As always these things will … Continue reading

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Chinese New Year process art!

  Need: Paper/card/canvas, red paint (any we used liquid watercolour), paintbrushes (we used a wide flat brush for red paint), gold paint (we used straight out of a squeezy bottle but could do with a brush) Black paint Optional: cardboard. … Continue reading

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Winter books!!!

We love watching the changing seasons and love to embrace all wonder each season brings! Children learn through books so I like to have some general season books around the home as well ones about specific seasons. Here are favourite winter books: … Continue reading

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How to make a simple owl!

A cute simple owl which is great for young children. Need: egg box, scissors, glue, feathers, brown and white paint, black pen. Cut the egg box in half and then cut out the eyes. Firstly we painted the box brown. … Continue reading

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