Church Street, Teston, ME185AH
Listed below are some of the weekly activities and craft the children will be doing in the pre-school based around this book. To continue your childs learning journey at home we have also listed some suggested activities and discussions for you to do with them as a family.
Week 1 (w/c Monday 19th April 2021)
Activities/craft - Staff and older children will be helping our new children to settle into our pre-school
Items to bring in - Just a smile and a helping hand.
Week 1 (w/c Monday 26th April 2021)
Activities/craft - Children will be drawing around their hand with adult support. Adult will scribe 5 things that make them feel happy. (These will go up on our display board)
Items to bring in - A picture of your child's favourite book and a photograph of your child's extended family members i.e. grandparents, cousins, aunts etc.
Week 3 (w/c Monday 4th May 2021)
Activities/craft - Children will be painting self portraits and as a whole group activity we will be cooking and pounding yams like Anna in the book.
Items to bring in - A yam and/or any African instruments you may have at home.
This week we will be listening and moving to African music and experimenting with African patterns.
Activities/craft - Making puppets depicting the characters in the story and making wooden jewellery to wear whilst role playing in our own theatre/stage.
Items to being in - Junk for junk modelling of African animals
Week 6 (w/c Monday 24th May 2021)
Activities/craft - Making and painting African animals with junk modelling
Items to being in - A pebble or stone to paint