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Eilidh “giraffesCanCraft” Giraffe
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Enjoys crafts and activities with children
Enjoys crafts and activities with children

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Leaf printing tree
Here is our tree we made by printing leaves we collected.  Talked about mixing colours, what happens to leaves in autumn and the patterns on them.

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Rice play
Rainy day idea. Rice in a large container with spoons, tractors and tubs. Lots of fun. Promotes language around pouring, size of spoons and tubs etc.

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Christmas tree hanging decoration
This was one we did at toddler group and is very simple. Cut card (if you have no card then you can use cereal boxes) in to the shape of a Christmas tree. Use a hole punch to make a hole and thread with wool. Then decorate the tree with pens/paint and spark...

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Christmas tree
I have made a large Christmas tree for us to decorate.   We are going to gradually add decorations to it ever the next week.    I used green paper and cut out the shape for the tree, sticking it on to white paper from a large roll.  You could paint a tree i...

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Toilet roll snowman
We made him by covering a toilet roll tube in cotton wool, using PVA glue.  We used left over material scraps to make the hat, buttons and nose - you could also use paper.  A pipecleaner was used for the scarf and googly eyes!

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Frozen themed play dough
Today I made some Frozen themed play dough.  I used -  1 cup salt 2/3 cups plain flour 1/2  cup baby oil (can use cooking oil) 2 sachets cream of tartar 1 cup of warm water 1 cup of paint Blue and silver glitter    I mixed up some green/blue and glittery pa...

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Children in Need
Here are some Pudsey/Blush biscuits we made using the kit from Lakeland!  This is another cake we had and some cakes bought from Aulds with donations going to Children in Need We made standing up Pudsey and Blush pictures by drawing and outline on cardboard...

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Play dough and coloured match sticks
These are great for developing fine motor skills!  

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