Gone Fishing!

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Learning Framework?

  • Physical
  • Intellectual
  • Emotional
  • Social

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WHAT CHILDREN WILL LEARN

  • Physical - None
  • Intellectual - Natural and built environment, time and events, inventions and technology, observing
  • Emotional - Perseverance, inventiveness, engagement
  • Social - None
Fishing has a long and global tradition. Teach your child the importance of fishing and the pleasure it has brought to plenty of people!
Skill Level
Easy
Suitable for
3-4 years old
Estimated time
< 15 mins
Environment
Indoors

What You Will Need

  • Assorted Colours Paper
  • Straw
  • Marker Pen
  • Crayons
  • Clear Tape
  • String
  • Paper Clips
  • Scissors
  • Magnet

Step 1

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Gather the materials.

Step 2


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Draw a fish on a piece of paper and colour it.

Step 3


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Cut out the fish.

Step 4

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Attach a paper clip onto the fish.

Step 5

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Repeat Steps 2 to 4 to create more fish.

Step 6


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Knot a piece of string and cut a slit into a straw.

Step 7

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Loop the string round the straw and tuck it into the slit to secure it.

Step 8

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On the other end, stick a piece of magnet onto the string to create a fishing rod.

Step 9

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Challenge your child to a game of fishing!

Ask the Kids

What kind of fish do we commonly eat?

What can we use as bait?

Where can we go fishing?

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