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Learning Framework?

  • Physical
  • Intellectual
  • Emotional
  • Social

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WHAT CHILDREN WILL LEARN

  • Physical - Pasting, fine motor.
  • Intellectual - Observing.
  • Emotional - Engagement.
  • Social - Display the sun catcher and embrace the beauty of it.
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Catch the sunlight streaming in and create dazzling colours with this easy to make suncatcher.
Skill Level
Easy
Suitable for
3-4 years old
Estimated time
15 - 30 mins
Environment
Indoors

What You Will Need

  • Cellophane paper
  • Lid of a plastic container
  • White glue
  • Scissors
  • Marker pen

Step 1

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Gather the materials.

Step 2

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On the lid of a plastic container, have your child draw any picture they want.

Step 3

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Cut the cellophane paper into different shapes using scissors.

Step 4

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Glue the cellophane paper onto the picture, overlapping the different colours.

Step 5

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Dry the suncatcher and tie a string at the top. Hang it up near a window.

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Ask the Kids

Ask the children to name what is on the lid.

How many colours do you see?

What are the colours?

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