Blanket Fort

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Learning Framework?

  • Physical
  • Intellectual
  • Emotional
  • Social

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WHAT CHILDREN WILL LEARN

  • Physical - Walk, run, throw and roll, catch
  • Intellectual - Natural and built environment, inventions and technology, sequencing, problem solving
  • Emotional - Confidence, comfortable and happy with themselves, perseverance, engagement
  • Social - Be willing to share and take turns with others
Build a blanket fort where you and your child can hide away in and tell fairy tales of charming princes and adventurous princesses.
Skill Level
Easy
Suitable for
3-4 years old
Estimated time
< 15 mins
Environment
Indoors

What You Will Need

  • Chairs
  • Stools
  • Throw Pillows
  • Toy Appliances
  • Blankets

Step 1

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Gather the materials.

Step 2

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Arrange the tables and stools in a U-shaped fort. Leave throw pillows and toys appliances inside.

Step 3

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Cover the fort with a blanket.

Step 4

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Hide in the blanket fort and have a tea party.

Step 5

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Invite friends along and serve them a delicious meal.

Ask the Kids

Can we all live in a blanket fort? Why yes/not?

Are blanket forts better than pillow forts?

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

 

  • http://nickpan.com Nick Pan

    I think Blanket Forts are awesome.