Happy Thoughts #Scienceofplay01

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Learning Framework?

  • Physical
  • Intellectual
  • Emotional
  • Social

WHAT CHILDREN WILL LEARN

  • Physical - Fine motor - placing of fruits/ food in rows
  • Intellectual - Tapping on prior experiences to discover the colors that go well together, sorting out the fruits
  • Emotional - Being able to appreciate the different colors on the food/ fruits
  • Social - Able to complete activity with family members through discussion and to display cooperativeness
An activity that allows children to use the food/fruit products that has bright colours to convey happy thoughts to his/her environment.
Skill Level
Intermediate
Suitable for
4-5 years old
Estimated time
> 30 mins
Environment
Indoors

What You Will Need

  • Collection of various food/fruits
  • Small knife (with parental guidance)
  • Small spoon

Step 1

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Gather the materials.

Step 2

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Wash, dry, and cut the food/fruits.

Step 3

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Choose a plain (preferably white) coloured plate/tray according to the amount of fruits/food bought and start to line the food/fruit products.

Step 4

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Invite the child to create happy thoughts with the food/fruit.

Ask the Kids

What kind of colours make you happy?

"Why do you think so?

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