Course Content: A dynamic and fun day giving the opportunity to explore crafty activities for children and young people.

  • Animation: discover how to do frame by frame digital animation using plasticine and toys. Methods are suitable for children of all ages.
  • Kites and Wind Wands: Made from readily available materials – these will have you running into the wind!
  • Block Printing: Have a go at making simple printing blocks with easily available materials. Then move on to making blocks using lino, wood, tools and inks. Get your creative juices flowing!
  • NB. Any number of staff can attend from each setting so why not make this a team training day?

Links to Bristol Standard Dimensions:

  • D1 Values and Aims of the Setting.
  • D3 Approaches to Play and Development.
  • D4 Physical Environment.
  • D5 Play Experiences.
  • D8 Equality, Diversity and Inclusion.


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Course details

Date:To be arranged.
Cost:Free for Bristol-based Ofsted registered childcare workers and Bristol BAND members. £35 all others, 10% discount to non-Bristol BAND member groups.
Venue:St Werburgh's Community Centre, Horley Road, St Werburgh's, Bristol, BS2 9TJ View a map
Tutors:Elizabeth Male - BAND, Guy & Rachel from the APE Project.
Refreshments:Tea, coffee, squash and biscuits provided. Please bring a packed lunch.
Funded by:The Tony & Audrey Watson Charitable Trust
Please note:Bookings to be made on Booking Form only and accompanied by separate cheques for each attendee payable to 'BAND Ltd' please. There is no limit to the number of places each setting can book.
Closing date:n/a.

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