Arty Meal

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Learning Framework?

  • Physical
  • Intellectual
  • Emotional
  • Social

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WHAT CHILDREN WILL LEARN

  • Physical - Fine motor skills, eye hand coordination
  • Intellectual - Creativity, visual intelligence, spatial intelligence
  • Emotional - Appreciation, cooperation, self-esteem
  • Social - Working together with family, sharing, interaction with others
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Create an art piece with food and enjoy a he(arty) meal.
Skill Level
Intermediate
Suitable for
4-5 years old
Estimated time
15 - 30 mins
Environment
Indoors

What You Will Need

  • Bread
  • Ham
  • Cheese
  • Hard-boiled eggs
  • Seaweed
  • Mixed vegetables
  • Food cutters
  • Ketchup

Step 1

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Gather the materials.

Step 2

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You can choose to work with normal or toasted bread. Add a piece of cheese on bread as a background.

Step 3

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Use the food cutters to prepare the ham and seaweed.

Step 4

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Make use of the food colour and create pictures. For example, a half hard-boiled egg can be a chick.

Step 5

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Use the remaining food to create the scenery. Enjoy the meal with loved ones!

Ask the Kids

What other ingredients shall we add to enhance the scene?

“What other scenes can you create using these ingredients?

If you like, share what your kids answered in the comments below