Creative theme of the week: GARDENING / FLOWERS (27/04)
Activity name: Pot full of paper flowers craft
Explain the process of planting flowers by miming out each step and having the students copy you and chant each step: "dig a hole, plant some seeds, water the seeds, watch the flowers grow".
Divide the group in half and have half of them play farmers and the other half be the seeds that slowly grow into flowers with sunlight and water.
Then explain the art craft and have everyone make their paper flower pots.
Material needed: 1 piece of white paper per student, brown construction paper, green pipe cleaners, multi colored tissue paper, scissors, glue
Target vocabulary: Dig a hole, plant some seeds, water the seeds, watch the flowers grow, stem, petals, flower pot, soil