Using fine motor skills to hold fabric together using pegs.
Communication & Language:
Use gestures and talk as a means of communicating.
Personal, Social & Emotional Development:
Work together as a team encouraging turn taking.
Discuss shapes, size and use measurements to build to solve problems.
Label materials and encourage children to say the words as they see them. Encourage children to make up their own story as they decide what the den will look like and how the den will be used when it is complete.
Understanding the world:
Encourage the children to talk about their own experiences of places and journeys.
Expressive arts & design:
Children will use a range of materials to explore senses and ignite their imagination to express themselves.
Characteristics of effective learning:
- Playing and exploring
- Active learning
- Creating and thinking critically