Stomping in the Mud
At Stomping pretty much everything that we put out for the children is considered a 'loose part'. This means the children have the opportunity to use our things in as many different and creative ways as they can think of. Recently we set out a playscape with spring loaded tongs. The tongs are wonderful for small muscle development, and they are always very appealing to the children. We have two sets of tongs - one wooden and the other metal. The children were having a wonderful time…
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Maths In The Playground
Counting 1-10 I wrote the numbers 1-10 on plastic cups and plastic spoons and the children matched the numbers. They were then encouraged to spoon the correct number of spoonfuls into their cup. This quickly turned into a cooking game and we were all imagining delicious food being counted!! This was quick to set up, very inexpensive and could be used for anything, in any area of the house or classroom. Weighing My lovely father-in-law made this for me as I thought this would add another…
12 Tough Outdoor Resources for Play and Learning
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