As today was our last day with our children attending the hub, we decided it should be Fun Friday!
The children chose some of their favourite activities. We started with choosing different materials to make some beautiful artwork.
We made beautiful patterns in our play dough and managed a bit of climbing too!
We demonstrated fabulous numeracy skills and turn taking while using our interactive board.
The horrible weather didn’t stop us having lots of fun in our garden.
We investigated making special potions using different colours of paint. We demonstrated lots of fabulous pouring, mixing and measuring and of course we had to add a little sparkle!
With a bit of teamwork, we constructed our obstacle course. Even though it was a little bit windy, we managed some brilliant balancing!
We demonstrated excellent ball control, teamwork and sharing during our game of football.
We decided we needed a little rest so we headed inside for a tasty snack.
We decided to relax with a little yoga!
Of course we had to fit in some fabulous dancing before it was time to go home.
Phew what a busy day. It really was a fun Friday!
We have loved getting to know the amazing children attending our hub. We have had lots of fun and made lots of new friends.
Take care and we will miss you lots. Xx
We were experimenting today at our playdough area. We decided to make our own Snow,
We collected our ingredients of cornflour and conditioner and mixed them together to form a soft snow like dough.
We decided to use Christmas shapes to make prints in our snow dough. We even used the Christmas baubles to make our snow dough flat.
We used different gems and sparkles to create cookies that we think Santa might like us to leave out for him when he visits us on Christmas Eve.
We had lots of fun in the Home room using our experimental thinking and creative design to make the snow dough and create all all wonderful things. We also developed our fine manipulative skills as we rolled, and transformed the dough. And selected the small materials we needed for it.
Why do you have a go at creating your own snow. What ingredients will you use?
Today we had the best fun in our Home room garden. We have been looking at pictures of fireworks. We were talking about the patterns, shapes and colours they make in the sky. We decided to experiment with paint and water to make our own firework explosions and see what patterns ours will make.
We used our hands to throw the paint in the air and watch what happened when it landed. We used different colours and glitter. We added water to help make the patterns move on the ground.
We had so much fun mixing the colours in the air before they landed on the ground.
We then decided to use our brand new gross motor mark making tools, to create shapes and patterns and make our firework picture pop.
We worked together to made lines, spirals and circles in our big outdoor art picture.
All the children had so much fun outdoors making the firework art. The skills we learned through this were mark making, exploring colours, investigating patterns and creative thinking. We all learn the most when we are having fun.