Welcome to our gardening club! We hosted our first session with some planting and journalling. Here are some tips on how to grow sunflowers with children, to get the most fun and learning from gardening.
The world isn’t divided into strict curriculum subjects, and taking something as simple as a flower can be a wonderful spring board into science, art and poetry. This week we’ve been learning about daffodils: investigating the parts of a daffodil, using them as inspiration for some spring art, and reciting daffodil poems.
Learning about daffodils
Join NurtureStore’s Family Art Club – and online art class for children and parents (teachers are welcome too!) In March we are using our senses to explore still life art inspired by spring and painting daffodils. To join the class – it’s free! – just pop your email address in the box below for instant access.
Join NurtureStore’s Family Art Club
Join me for a colourful month of art
Here’s an easy poppy craft that’s perfect for a Remembrance Day activity for children. You can use the same technique to make a poppy brooch, a poppy wreath or a display of poppies for your home, church or school.
Poppy wreath Remembrance Day craft for kids
Here’s a free pumpkin number printable sheet and ideas for how to use this autumn math printable for some pumpkin math games.