Making Vanilla Playdough

In a bowl start with 1/2 Cup of Salt 1 Tablespoon Cream of Tartar 2 Tablespoons of cooking oil 1 1/2 Cups of boiling water Few drops of Vanilla essence (add to boiling water) Few drops of coloured dye (add to boiling water) Stir in 2 Cups of Flour Assist the child in putting the ingredients into the bowl (but careful with the hot water) … Continue reading Making Vanilla Playdough

Learning through play. Playing to learn.

So I have decided to start my own blog to share my ideas on activities and experiences to do with children around the house or at a childcare centre. I have worked in early childhood for ten years now and have my Bachelor of Teaching in Early Childhood Education. Over the last ten years I have worked as a nanny and in early childhood centres … Continue reading Learning through play. Playing to learn.