The Very Hungry Caterpillar

The Very Hungry Caterpillar – Our Book Inspiration. It has been a week of Caterpillars and so it was only fitting to make our own Hungry Caterpillar. Nanny Ju Ju and her little charges read the book; searched the garden and munched on all the fruit that the Hungry Caterpillar ate. We lined the apple, pear, plum, strawberry and orange pieces up along the bench … Continue reading The Very Hungry Caterpillar

Wax Drawing with Nanny Ju Ju

Craft Activties for Kids at home: Wax Monsters

Stuck for a new art idea? Try WAX! Draw a pattern, picture or your little charge’s name on a blank piece of paper with a candle. They won’t be able to see what you have drawn until they start colouring in the paper with crayons – magic! I chose to draw a monster (that looks more like a teddy bear) because I had just watched … Continue reading Craft Activties for Kids at home: Wax Monsters

What can you Count?

In the middle of our City excursion, we ate morning tea with the birds and discovered some fallen pine cones in the park. Game time! Nanny Ju Ju led the way marching to each pine cone we could see and counting them all the while. In the distance, the Clock Tower chimed… let’s count again. What else can we count?   Happy Counting! Continue reading What can you Count?