How to Make Coloured Porridge Oats…

alistair@abcdoes.com Creativity, Malleable Materials, Mark Making, Texture Kitchen 2 Comments

This is a really simple and easy one to do. You can use your coloured oats as a sensory experience, not to mention as an addition to Small World, Creative play and many, many more areas of provision. You will need: Porridge Oats – I have found that the LARGE porridge oats work best. Measuring cup Measuring spoons Small container (like …

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 …