For those of you who are isolating or have decided not to return to pre school during lockdown here are some materials and ideas to help you this week. Our home learning theme is winter.
You will find lots of free resources to print on Twinkl for ages 3-5. https://www.twinkl.co.uk/home-learning-hub
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Play a listening game ‘snowman says’, where the leader is a snowman and gives
instructions such as “Snowman says, touch your buttons.” “Snowman says, touch
your carrot nose.” “Snowman says clap your mittens.”
some Salt Dough with the children and use it to create some
snowman models. Provide paint or small decorations for the children to decorate
their snowman model. (https://www.yummytoddlerfood.com/activities/the-best-salt-dough-ornaments/)
A winter themed small world will help to encourage lots of imaginative
play. Use existing resources such as playgrounds, or even dinosaurs, and give
them a wintery makeover using fake snow, desiccated coconut or simply a white