Building a Telescope

by Irma Iryanti

WHAT CHILDREN WILL LEARN

  • Physical - Fine motor skills (peeling off, pasting on, hand control).

  • Intellectual - Discrimination, designing.

  • Emotional - Skill mastery, engagement, confidence building, individual success, sense of accomplishment.

  • Social - Designing for others, group play.

Learning Framework?

  • Physical

  • Intellectual

  • Emotional

  • Social

SKILL LEVEL:

Easy

SUITABLE FOR:

3-4 years old

ESTIMATED TIME:

< 15 mins

ENVIRONMENT:

Indoors

What You Will Need

  • Reusable Paper Rolls of Different Lengths

  • Variety of Stickers

  • Double-sided Tape

  • Coloured Paper

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Children get to design their own telescope using simple paper rolls and stickers. An extremely simple activity great designing fun!

Step 1

Gather the materials.

Step 2

Paste the double-sided tape on both ends of the paper roll.

Step 3

Wrap the paper roll with the coloured paper.

Step 4

Now the fun begins. Ask the children to choose their stickers and start pasting them on their telescope.

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