Guillemot This bird lays it’s eggs very high up on the cliff edge. But the eggs are very special – they are pointy so if they roll they don’t fall off the edge. Fantastic – show the children a 3 d pointy egg and let them try to roll it. It spins but won’t … Read more What is special about this birds eggs?
Your little ones may be discovering & learning lot’s about frogs at this time of year. Here is something you might enjoy sharing with them… Frogs and Toads eat fireflies. This is really funny. Did you know that fireflies light up and if the Toads and Frogs eat too many they start to … Read more Frog eats firefly & glows
Here is a fun Quiz….Listen very carefully.. Who am I ? I am a bird. I am nocturnal which means I sleep during the day and come out at night. I have sharp claws called talons on my feet which help me to catch my prey. I can keep very still. I am … Read more Fun Quiz – Listen to the Audio -Can you guess who I am ?
The Caterpillar changes into a beautiful butterfly. Let’s find out all about the lifecycle of the Butterfly. To encourage hands on activities which bring about concentration, I have drawn some sketches of the Life cycle. These images may be printed off. Your little ones can colour them in and you can help them create … Read more Which little creature turns into a beautiful butterfly?
It’s World Penguin Day Here is a fun fact to share with your little ones The penguin and the polar bear are two of the most famous mammals of icy regions but they never meet. WHY? Because penguins live at the South pole and polar bears live at the North pole Great fact to … Read more Happy World Penguin Day P for ?
This Summer you might like to take your little ones on a trip to the zoo. Hopefully the weather will be good and your little ones will need to put on suncream. Here are some tips to make it fun whilst learning. Did you know elephants spray themselves with mud to act like sunscreen? Your … Read more This Summer take a Trip to the Zoo
Great way to emphasise the difference between big and small Show the children the ostrich egg you can expand and print off images and the Robins egg Let them compare the size It would be great if they could see the real eggs but always make sure to emphasise the importance of never disturbing them. … Read more Teddy likes learning about big and small eggs
Learn all about the frog and have fun playing the Dipper Bird game On the album your little ones can hear all about the fun they can have on a trip to the riverbank including hearing all about the lifecycle of the frog. Dipper bird game Listen and join in the fun game all about … Read more Listen to the Audio – Have fun playing the Dipper bird game
It’s wonderful to introduce your little ones to experiencing the beauty of nature.. I wonder who we’ll see today In amongst all the trees I wonder who is hiding there Underneath the leaves Who’s peeping out behind the trunk Of the big old tree I wonder what we’ll find today [quick] let’s look and see……. … Read more Woodland rhyme…Who will we see today?
If you are considering getting a pet for your little ones, a hamster might be a nice animal to choose. A hamster is a pet which can be very successful with little children. They will be delighted because the hamster loves to take the food. He has cheek pouches which he will gladly fill but … Read more Good pet for children