Happy Thoughts #Scienceofplay01
by Boey Shumin Eileen
WHAT CHILDREN WILL LEARN
Physical - Fine motor - placing of fruits/ food in rows
Intellectual - Tapping on prior experiences to discover the colors that go well together, sorting out the fruits
Emotional - Being able to appreciate the different colors on the food/ fruits
Social - Able to complete activity with family members through discussion and to display cooperativeness
4-5 years old
> 30 mins
What You Will Need
Collection of various food/fruits
Small knife (with parental guidance)
An activity that allows children to use the food/fruit products that has bright colours to convey happy thoughts to his/her environment.
Gather the materials.
Wash, dry, and cut the food/fruits.
Choose a plain (preferably white) coloured plate/tray according to the amount of fruits/food bought and start to line the food/fruit products.
Invite the child to create happy thoughts with the food/fruit.