Shape Story

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Learning Framework?

  • Physical
  • Intellectual
  • Emotional
  • Social

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WHAT CHILDREN WILL LEARN

  • Physical - Cutting, glueing, writing and drawing
  • Intellectual - Imagination
  • Emotional - Confidence and creativity
  • Social - Expressing ones ideas
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Make a picture and tell a story.
Skill Level
Advanced
Suitable for
5-6 years old
Estimated time
> 30 mins
Environment
Indoors

What You Will Need

  • Coloured papers
  • Scissors
  • Glue stick
  • Marker
  • Cut out shapes

Step 1

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Gather the materials.

Step 2

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Children can use pre cut shape or cut their own shapes to form something.

Step 3

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Children can use the marker to enhance the picture.

Step 4

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They can even create new shapes from the existing ones .Stick it together to form something they like.

Step 5

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Now they are write a story about the picture and share it.

Ask the Kids

What is going to happen next?

What are the shapes you have used?

How many of each shape did you use?
"Can we create a graph to find out which is the most popular shapes used in your picture?"

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