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Motor skills: Fine Motor, Gross Motor, Visual tracking, Eye hand coordination, Coordination

Step up, step down 5 - 15 mins Being active

Will we go up? Will we go down? Can you jump from the top down to the ground? ...

Collecting and saving seeds 30 - 45 mins Growing

There are many different ways to grow more plants. They can grow from cuttings, seeds, seedlings, bulbs or rootstock. ...

Balancing 5 - 15 mins Being active

Most children love to challenge themselves physically and explore the different ways they can move around, through and over different objects. You might find...

Sweeping 5 - 15 mins Being active

Next time there is a pile of leaves to sweep up or it is time to sweep the kitchen floor get your...

Pruning 15 - 30 mins Growing

The sun has been shining, the plants have all grown and now it is time to prune. Talk with your child about...

Rolling down the hill 5 - 15 mins Being active

Children often experiment with moving their bodies in different ways. They might move in time to music or try and fit their...

Are you a kangaroo? 5 - 15 mins Being active

Jump like a kangaroo, hop like a frog. Next time your child is up and moving around, challenge them...

A big cardboard box 30 - 45 mins Play

What can you do with a big cardboard box? Next time you have a large cardboard box give...

Shake, rattle, roll 30 - 45 mins Play

Crash, bang, play and sing. Let’s make an orchestra. Your home is full of things that you can use...

Decorating the Christmas tree 45 mins - 1 hour Celebrations

The Christmas pageant has been and gone, Father Christmas has arrived and it is time to decorate the Christmas tree. ...

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