This Pancake Tuesday have lots of fun and learn

Pancake Tuesday 25th February 2020 Add to the fun of making pancakes with your little ones. Learn about the lovely fruit to eat with them. Help your children learn about different textures experience new tastes and give them the opportunity to increase their vocabulary all whilst having fun. Maybe you like your pancakes with lemon … Read more This Pancake Tuesday have lots of fun and learn

Introducing new tastes – Do you like sweet or sour ?

  Healthy eating – making juice. A lovely idea would be to have an old fashioned juice extractor. Have oranges lemons and limes. Let the children squeeze out the juice and then have a little taste. A good way to introduce contrast – bitter – sweet. Prepare for giggles and some grimaces. This is a … Read more Introducing new tastes – Do you like sweet or sour ?

Christmas advent -Let’s have fun making Y for Yule logs

Christmas is nearly here. How about decorating a lovely Yule log. These are nice and simple (no cooking involved) but great fun. Y  for yummy yule logs Have fun listening to the sound of the letter   You will need small chocolate swiss rolls [value ones are great]   Icing sugar in a bowl. Dessert … Read more Christmas advent -Let’s have fun making Y for Yule logs

Christmas Advent Alphabet Fun Today’s letter is O for ?

Oh so exciting!  Sometimes Santa leaves Oranges in the Christmas Stockings. Today we can have lot’s of fun discovering different tastes & textures. I wonder do you think the orange tastes sweet or sour? A lovely idea would be to have an old fashioned juice extractor. Have oranges lemons and limes. Let the children squeeze … Read more Christmas Advent Alphabet Fun Today’s letter is O for ?

Chat about healthy food choices

  Chat with your little ones, mention about lovely yummy foods. When you and the children are serving food at break or having a little snack at home you can mention in passing how good it is.    Drink all your milk because it has lots of calcium or your juice has lots of vitamins  … Read more Chat about healthy food choices

Make gingerbread men with your little ones

  It is a tradition in many countries around the world to eat gingerbread men biscuits at Christmastime. Follow this link for lovely recipe and method,,,,,,, http://odlums.ie/recipes/gingerbread-men-2/ The children will have great fun making these with you at home.   Do this as group lesson[ have member of staff to help] group table or small … Read more Make gingerbread men with your little ones