Young children have lots of discoveries to make. It’s fun to help them discover their senses. There are different activities that can show them that they can smell. Of course they already knew that! We can help them know what the smells are that they like or dislike. Sometimes a smell gives us a warning – the toast… Continue reading all about me – I can smell!
We are going to be basing our short Bible stories on the theme ‘finding out about me’ taken from Go Teach’s Toddler Book 2. This is our first craft – the people shapes were bought from amazon. There are 50 in a pack and they aren’t expensive. The clothes were cut from scraps of fabric… Continue reading new term at toddler group
Over the past term at our Toddler Group we have made a ‘thank you God book’ – this is an overview of what we did title page ‘our thank you God book’ then the following pages – with pictures added from google images. Each page was A3 and was laminated. ‘I am wonderfully made’ Psalm 139… Continue reading Thank you God book – for toddler group
Children of almost any age can decorate these simple egg shapes. We used them at toddler group today, but they would be great for older children who would be able to do more intricate designs or pictures. To make them you need to start with a salt dough. This is very easy. You need 2… Continue reading Easter decorations – eggs and more eggs
Easter is nearly here! In toddler group we have been learning about being ‘Wonderfully made’ and have already talkied about our mouths that shout, whisper and taste’ and our ears that can ‘hear shouts and whispers’. The Bible story that we are using to develop this is the Palm Sunday story that we read in… Continue reading Palm Sunday – Palm leaf craft
Tomorrow at our toddler group we will be learning about our amazing bodies during story time. This is the craft to go with it. The children are 3 years old and under and their parent/carer usually sits with them at the craft table – so there should be lots of chat about the different food. To do this… Continue reading paper plate craft – our mouths – we are wonderfully made!
This is an idea for under threes. Older children could also do this but it’s suitable for very young children. You will need: Coloured paper – flower colours A4 sugar paper – blue Green card Perfumed spray Glue sticks You will need to print flower outlines on to coloured paper and then cut these out.… Continue reading Flower craft – our noses – we are wonderfully made!