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Goldilocks & the Three Bears

Explore the world using descriptive and expressive words and art making.



Too Hot

Too Cold

and Just Right

Let's make our porridge be a delight!




Playing with Porridge Playdough

* 2 cups plain flour
* 1 cup salt
* 2 tablespoons oil
* 2 tablespoons cream of tartar
* 2 cups of *boiling* water
* 1-2 cups of porridge oats (oatmeal)

* Mix in the dry ingredients
* Add the oil and stir through
* Add the cups of boiling water, one at a time, stirring vigorously between each cup
* When cool enough, tip it onto a surface and knead it until it stops being sticky
* Add the porridge oats, as many as are required to make the desired consistency
* Give your child an extra tub of oats to add during play.


 This recipe is from the Imagination Tree

Goldilocks has invited her little bears

                      to  come and play

              In the art room just for today

There will be bowls from big to very small

    For them to fill with porridge for all.


Touching things, “Oh, so hard.” and “Oh, So soft.”

             The little bears will learn a lot.

        Childhood slips so quickly away

         So Goldilocks knows to cherish these days



                                    ~C Schell



Sensory: discovering new textures, investigating dry, soft, sticky
Fine motor skills: kneading, rolling, flattening, pinching etc to build small hand muscles
Literacy: retelling stories using props, retelling stories from memory with the key elements in the right order, understanding key characters and events in traditional tales
Math: following recipes by counting out cups, discussing volume and capacity
*Creativity: using props to represent other items in role play/ imaginative play    From Imagination  Tree

Scott Gustafson
Let's Play Music : Goldilocks and the Three Bears - Free Sheet Music:

Goldilocks and the Three Bears action song and story telling teaches children the difference between high, medium and low while telling this

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Ralph Waldo Emerson's  Poem:             Success-     to leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch or a redeemed social condition; To know  even one life breathed easier because of you.

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