Stone Collection

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Learning Framework?

  • Physical
  • Intellectual
  • Emotional
  • Social

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WHAT CHILDREN WILL LEARN

  • Physical - Walk, stroll, bend and curl
  • Intellectual - Natural and built environment, observing, sequencing, decision making
  • Emotional - Confidence, self-directed learner, appreciation, inventiveness, sense of wonder and curiosity
  • Social - Be willing to share and take turns with others, be able to relate to others
Nature is a great interior decorator. With a little paint and brush, change beautifully shaped pebbles into attractive ornaments and paper weights.
Skill Level
Intermediate
Suitable for
4-5 years old
Estimated time
15 - 30 mins
Environment
Indoors

What You Will Need

  • Paint (Poster Colour)
  • Kitchen Towel
  • Box of Water
  • Cup of Water
  • Palette
  • Paint Brushes
  • Cotton Sticks
  • Pebbles
  • Hairspray

Step 1

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Gather the materials.

Step 2


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Wash the pebbles in the box of water and dry them on a piece of kitchen towel.

Step 3

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Wet the paint brushes and prepare a the paint.

Step 4


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Paint a bottom layer on the pebbles and leave them to dry.

Step 5


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Decorate the pebbles with dots and other shapes. Leave them to dry.

Step 6


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Spray the painted pebbles with hairspray to set the paint and leave them to dry.

Step 1

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Stack the pebbles, arrange them in size – use them to decorate your home!

Ask the Kids

What do we use stones for?

Where do we get them?

Where do stones come from?

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