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6 Activities to Support Literacy Outdoors

Children love to play in outdoor spaces and this can be a great way to get children who do not concentrate well

Upcycled Bug Hotel

Create your own Bug hotel using old and unwanted furniture or materials in your garage and build an area our children can

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Tuff Spot Tuesday: Mud Play

Welcome back to Tuff Spot Tuesday. We have teamed up with the wonderful Adventures of Adam to bring you a weekly Tuff Spot challenge. Every Tuesday we will be setting you a #TuffSpotTuesday challenge based on a weekly theme. Don’t know what a Tuff
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Small World Play: Construction Site

The boys have a keen interest in all things transport at the moment and I have been trying to offer activities which spark their imagination and small world play is a great way to do this. Last week I set up
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Tuff Spot Tuesday: Food Play

Welcome to Tuff Spot Tuesday. We have teamed up with the wonderful Adventures of Adam to bring you a weekly Tuff Spot challenge. Every Tuesday we will be setting you a #TuffSpotTuesday challenge based on a weekly theme. It is up to you how
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Tuff Spot Tuesday: Shaving Foam

Welcome to our first ever Tuff Spot Tuesday. We have teamed up with the wonderful Adventures of Adam to bring you a weekly Tuff Spot challenge. Don’t know what a Tuff Spot is? Click here to find out more and how to
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Product Review: TTS Tree Blocks

Over the last year I have been researching the Reggio Emila approach and slow, very slowly working some of the concepts into our home setting. Part of my own personal preference recently has also been to stop buying plastic toys and
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Butterfly Printing

We  have had an exciting few weeks watching our caterpillars life cycle and eagerly waiting for them to change into beautiful butterflies. This week I set up an activity for the children to explore symmetry while having some fun painting. If
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Cbeebies Swashbuckle Magazine Review

Each weekend the children love taking their pocket money down to our local shop and hunting through the magazines to find the one with the best freebies and their favourite characters. For P its always something with her favourite pop group
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My First Cloud Baby

 Tinie has always loved his cuddly toys and his bed is bursting full of them. Every bedtime we have to go through the same routine of choosing which cuddly toys are going to sit with us for a bed time story.
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Dinosaur Small World Play Dough

Do you have a toddler who is fascinated by play dough? Create a small world experience for your little one and watch as their imagination takes them away, there is really no end to what play dough can be used for
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Rainbow Sun Catcher

Today the children have been finding out more about Saint Patrick’s day and the traditions that surround it.  One of the activities we did today was to make rainbow sum catchers. Our windows have looked bare since we moved house and