Easter

24 Feb 2016

Easter Egg Rolling Science

Egg rolling is a traditional activity, enjoyed across many cultures around the world. At Easter time, it is a fun way to explore these cultural traditions, while also developing understanding of friction and gravity. This simple experiment is great for encouraging good scientific practice while exploring two important scientific concepts. For […]

24 Feb 2016

Easter Chicks: Fine Motor Practi...

This fun activity for pre-school and FS1 children to practice the fine motor skills needed for holding pencils and writing by using a variety of tools to feed the Easter chicks. There are also a number of other opportunities for imaginative play, communications and learning about Easter. This activity is great to […]

23 Feb 2016

Nest Frittatas for Easter

Getting children involved in food preparation and developing understanding of healthy eating is an important part of early education. Making these nest frittatas for Easter is an easy, fun way of introducing these topics while exploring the traditional celebration of Easter. Producing these treats will help children to practice and […]

08 Feb 2016

Easter Investigation Tray

Our Easter investigation tray is a great way to encourage young children to develop their fine motor skills, at the same time as learning about Easter and having lots of fun! As with all sensory trays, it is really flexible, offering you the opportunity to tailor it to the specific […]

02 Feb 2016

Easter Art: Finger and Hand Prin...

If you are looking for some simple Easter art & craft ideas for babies, toddlers and preschoolers, these finger and hand print art ideas are really quick and easy to do. They can also be used to make personalised Easter cards.   You will need: Ready Mix Paint Medium Thick […]

10 May 2015

8 Easter Crafts

Spring is definitely in the air making it a great time to get creative with some quick and easy Easter crafts. From Easter baskets to cute Easter chicks we have plenty of ideas to keep the children busy. Chick Easter Card An oval shape of coloured paper forms the body […]