Tag: craft

Making a Simple WW2 Spitfire Glider With Twinkl

We are learning all about Aeroplanes this week on The SEN Resources Blog with aeroplane themed toy, book and activity reviews.  One activity we had great fun doing and I would recommend is the ‘Simple WW2 Spitfire Glider Activity Paper Craft‘ by Twinkl.   Perhaps the easiest and fail safe […]

Kids Craft Activity- Playdough MiniBeasts!

We’ve been creating MiniBeasts today with playdough and various collage materials (see our post on the benefits of collages here).  This activity is fantastic for fine motor skills, creativity, imaginative skills and also learning about insects. It’s also easy and great for a range of ages and abilities. […]

Make your own Minibeasts Craft for Kids 

We’ve been making our own Minibeasts this week, with this very easy, quick and fun craft activity.  What do you need?  Stones Paints Paintbrush Pipe cleaners Glue/tape  Googly eyes Scissors How do you make them?  1. Paint the stones. 2. Leave to dry then add the googly eyes  […]

How to Make a Pretend Cardboard Shield

Looking for an easy, unique craft activity with the kids? We’re learning all about Castles, Dragons and Fairies at the moment so decided to make our own Cardboard Shields.  What do you need?  Cardboard Scissors String  Paints Sequins/wood pieces/gemstones etc to decorate  Glue  How do you make a […]

Make your own Super Potato with Twinkl.

As part of our Superhero themed week on The SEN Resources Blog we tried out Twinkl’s fabulous EYFS craft activity to make our very own Super Potatoes! A super activity that has my children in giggles throughout. The resource pack for this activity can be found here and […]

Review: Mr Tumble Something Special Magazine (June)

We’ve just spent the afternoon completing June’s Mr Tumble Something Special Magazine, cover to cover! We always look forward to their magazines each month, as they are a brilliant activity to occupy the children, whilst providing them with valuable learning opportunities.  For those of you who haven’t bought […]

How to Make a Sensory Sun Catcher

This is a very easy activity that requires little preparation and can be completed by all abilities and ages. It also produces a visually stunning Sensory art piece for children to look at. What do you need?  Greaseproof/tracing paper/similiar. PVA Glue Water  Scissors Tissue paper String/ribbon Paint brush […]