Carving and Floating

Using Carving and Floating

Find out about science and maths concepts, build self-awareness and improve motor skills with simple sticks and stones.

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The beauty of working with resources that have to be found, or that might need handling carefully, is that they are full of wonderful surprises. A rock with slightly different markings; a shallow puddle of water with bugs and pond skaters; big chunks of wood with mould and moss (and hopefully some little creatures) – these simple resources can be just the spark that your children need to get their ideas, conversation and creativity going.

This wonderful teaching pack encourages the practitioner to engage their children in real life activities that can be continued easily at home, and help them understand the challenges and benefits of risk-taking. It supports the characteristics of effective learning outlined in the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS), as well building resilience, wonder and confidence in bucket loads!

AGE RANGE
3 – 6 year olds
EYFS FOCUS
PSED Self-confidence and Self-awareness
Communication and Language Listening and Attention
Physical Development Moving and Handling
Understanding the World The World
Expressive Arts and Design Being Imaginative
THIS PACK CONTAINS
Artists' Intention and Learning Objectives
Step-by-Step Creative Activity Plans
Environment and Resource Lists
Top Tips to support Additional Learning Needs
Guidance for Reflection and Planning
Activities Mapped against EYFS Areas of Learning
Case Study of Activities in Practice
Each pack has between 16-24 pages, in full colour, and has an easy-to-clean matt laminate cover