Ice Cream Dough

alistair@abcdoes.com Dough Gym, Malleable Materials, Texture Kitchen 5 Comments

I was in the North East yesterday to deliver Excellence in Early Years. It was great to be back in my ‘home’ town, although this time no pease pudding or stottie cakes were consumed (shame)! During the course of the day, amongst all things Early Years. we talked about the Malleable Materials table and how you can make it more …

Self Service Dough Area!

alistair@abcdoes.com Boys Learning, Child Initiated Learning, Continuous Provision, Creativity, Dough Gym, Environment 54 Comments

I was setting up my laptop at a conference recently listening to two lovely ladies on the front row discussing me, which is always interesting! The conversation went like this… Who is he? You, know the ABC bloke. Phonics? No, Mr. ABC Is that his real name? That’s not his real name. He has made that up to get more …

TTS and ABC Does Giveaway – Getting Ready to Write

abc does Dough Gym, Giveaway 219 Comments

Following my week of ‘Dough Gym’ and ‘Funky Fingers’ the lovely folk at TTS have given me some bits and pieces to give away that will help to get those fingers, hands and arms moving. So this week I am giving away: Some ‘Insta Snow Powder’ If you haven’t come across this before, this is great stuff. It comes as a …