Children’s Easter Craft Activities

It’s that time of year where bunnies, chicks and eggs are popping up everywhere and it can only mean one thing… Easter is here! The big day is just around the corner and it’s time to start thinking about Easter craft activities! To make things easier for you we have collated our top 3 crafts into this blog for you to keep the little ones entertained and excited for the Easter period. Not just a fun way to keep children entertained, crafts also offer a great way for children to... Read More

STEM Tuff Tray Activities for Early Years for british science week 12/02/2020

STEM Tuff Tray Activities for Spring

“Creativity is the secret sauce to science, technology, engineering and math”— Ainissa Ramirez Introduce STEM into the early years this British Science Week (11-20th March) and engage children in STEM learning through our range of hands-on and fun tuff tray activities for spring. Tuff trays are a fantastic open-ended resource which provide an array of exciting learning opportunities. By creating exciting spring STEM based set ups in your tuff tray, children will be able to observe and explore different concepts, ask questions about the world around them and engage with... Read More

spring flowers craft activity 03/02/2020

Make Your Own Spring Flowers [VIDEO]

Sensational Spring Displays usually have one main ingredient; flowers! Our easy-to-do Spring Flowers are perfect for children, whether in nurseries, schools or even at home. Learn how to make these simple Spring Flowers by watching our video tutorial or following the steps below. Art Materials You Will Need: Coloured Tissue Paper Glue Scissors Coloured Lolly Sticks Pipe Cleaners Step 1: Layer several pieces of tissue paper, gluing each in the middle. Step 2: Draw around something circular to create the base of your flower, add scalloped petals. Step 3: Cut... Read More

spring-display-2018-competition 20/03/2018

Spring Display 2018 Competition

** Spring Display Competition Extended ** It’s competition time! Spring has finally sprung and we want to see the most sensational spring displays! We have 3 amazing prizes up for grabs and all we ask you to do is simply complete the following 3 steps to enter: Create a beautiful Spring Display Take a good quality Photograph of your completed project Send the photo to us via Email at sales@earlyyearsresources.co.uk Use the email subject line ‘SPRING DISPLAY COMPETITION ENTRY’ and state the following: Contact Name, Name of Establishment, Age of Children, OFSTED Reg. No., Contact... Read More

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5 Spring Activities for Early Years

As we come to the end of the first half term of the year, and those dark cold mornings start to disappear, our thoughts turn to the start of spring, a new topic and how we can engage our little learners with the joys of spring and new beginnings. There are many different spring activities for children that will make learning fun. It’s an ideal time to see and understand the changes that take place in nature; an opportunity for children to become familiar with the joys and wonder of... Read More