Category: Teaching Ideas

Category: Teaching Ideas

UK slime recipe
October 16, 2016 Teaching Ideas montessorisoul

  We were so excited to find this new slime recipe – it works brilliantly and the addition of shaving foam gives it a lovely fragrance too! We saw the original recipe on Instructables – but we’ve tweaked the recipe a bit for the U.K. Market. The secret ingredients… Ingredients: For ease I have included

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Snozcumber Slime
August 22, 2016 Teaching Ideas montessorisoul

Following on with our BFG theme we had great fun making ‘Snozcumber Slime’! So much fun exploring this!  So simple to make too! What do you need? Chia seeds (affiliate link) Large cucumber Green food colouring Cornflour Water How did we do it? First soak the chia seeds in a cup of water and add a

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Snozcumber Slime
August 22, 2016 Teaching Ideas montessorisoul

Following on with our BFG theme we had great fun making ‘Snozcumber Slime’! So much fun exploring this!  So simple to make too! What do you need? Chia seeds (affiliate link) Large cucumber Green food colouring Cornflour Water How did we do it? First soak the chia seeds in a cup of water and add a

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Snozcumber Slime
August 22, 2016 Teaching Ideas, Uncategorized montessorisoul

Following on with our BFG theme we had great fun making ‘Snozcumber Slime’! So much fun exploring this!  So simple to make too! What do you need? Chia seeds (affiliate link) Large cucumber Green food colouring Cornflour Water How did we do it? First soak the chia seeds in a cup of water and add a

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Snozcumber Slime
August 22, 2016 Teaching Ideas admin

Following on with our BFG theme we had great fun making ‘Snozcumber Slime’! So much fun exploring this!  So simple to make too! What do you need? Chia seeds (affiliate link) Large cucumber Green food colouring Cornflour Water How did we do it? First soak the chia seeds in a cup of water and add a

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Snozcumber Slime
August 22, 2016 Teaching Ideas montessorisoul

Following on with our BFG theme we had great fun making ‘Snozcumber Slime’! So much fun exploring this!  So simple to make too! What do you need? Chia seeds (affiliate link) Large cucumber Green food colouring Cornflour Water How did we do it? First soak the chia seeds in a cup of water and add a

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The Ultimate DIY Giant Bubbles
August 12, 2016 Teaching Ideas montessorisoul

Wow today was the day – after months of trying I finally seem to have cracked the Giant bubble mixture!!  See our recipe below which has been updated and is our best yet! The forecast for Sunday is warm and light winds – perfect for giant bubbles so I thought I would try making some

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BFG Inspired Dream Jars
July 28, 2016 Teaching Ideas montessorisoul

We went to see the new BFG film and we were blown away.  Such a brilliant film.  As we watched it my mind whirred with ideas of activities I could do with F and S. As we are a few weeks into the holidays I wanted to do a little bit of writing with them

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DIY Kinetic Sand
July 25, 2016 Teaching Ideas montessorisoul

We started our summer with a staycation trip around the South west of England. Absolutely stunning, but thoroughly exhausting.  Next, a week long course learning abut leading a forest school – fantastic, but exhausting!  Finally an amazing weekend with friends messing about on the river. We need a day to chillax at home and recharge

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Water colour wheel
June 26, 2016 Teaching Ideas montessorisoul

Easy to make water colour wheels are also a great fine motor skills activity. I use these glass bottles (find similar on amazon #affiliate) I made the colour water using brusho – (also available from amazon – brusho).  I love these brusho crystals – they are quite expensive but a little goes a long long way.

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