Busy Berries Activities
National Smile Month: At Busy Berries we have been learning about teeth by joining in with National Smile Month. The children made a smiley mouth to take home and were challenged to take a photograph of themselves smiling. We practiced cleaning our teeth using the giant mouth. This led onto painting pictures of our faces and thinking about all the features.
Investigating the World: In Busy Berries we have been investigating the world around us. This started off in our science lead role play area with mini beasts. We then incubated eggs and watched as the chicks hatched. We can now hold them if we are gentle. This week we have had a visit from the dogs trust. Buster the dog came along with his owner who explained to us about how to behave around dogs. We were able to introduce ourselves to Buster if she said that it was OK.
Preparing for writing: Children at Busy Berries enjoy a variety of physical activities that help them to develop the skills that they will need to write later on: • Drawing circles with ribbons • Stirring to make bird’s nests • The crocodile has escaped from the role play area to do some mark making
The children at Busy Berries enjoy being outside every day. Some of the favourite activities this December have included...