PART 1 It has been a long time coming but I feel that I need to make you all aware of the day to day struggles I experience as Mr Childcare Adventures. After a long and exhausting day at work, working as a PE teacher at a secondary school, there is nothing quite like returning… Continue reading The Real Life Struggles Of Mr Childcare Adventures
I have always loved creating things ever since I was little and when I look back on my own childood I can remember creating little worlds in our family front room out of cardboard boxes with my brother and making little homes for the 'borrower's' in an old cupboard under the stairs! I absolutely love… Continue reading Do Something Creative With Your Small People 😍
This week we were lucky enough to get our hands on some story stones from My Story Stones Rock 😊 It took me absolutely ages to choose which ones as there are so many beautiful designs and so many learning opportunities for them all! I decided eventually to choose some that would be the most… Continue reading My Story Stones Rock!
As a qualified early years teacher I often use the abbreviation EYFS in daily life whether it be talking to parents, posting on social media or just in conversation, however it dawned on me recently that unless you are aware of educational terms you probably have no idea what I'm on about and just smile… Continue reading What Does EYFS Even Mean?
What is messy play? Basically messy play is sensory play with mess involved! You're going to need a tub of some kind, I personally recommend a cement and plaster mixing tray (available from Homebase, eBay or amazon) I often refer to it as a tuff tray/tuff spot. Poundland does some cat litter trays that are… Continue reading Messy Play!