Course Content: A dynamic and fun day giving the opportunity to explore crafty activities for children and young people using natural, found and recycled materials in novel and creative ways.

  • Earth: will look at playful and creative ways with mud! We’ll bring along a load of old shirts, so you can keep your clothes clean.
  • Wind: let’s go fly a kite and see it soaring! Simple kite templates for you to make in your setting.
  • Fire: using different textile printing techniques create fiery hangings and gather ideas to use in your setting.

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:Postponed - new date to be scheduled.
Cost:Free for Bristol-based Ofsted registered childcare workers and Bristol BAND members, however a £50 deposit per person booking is required to secure a place. £35 all others. 10% discount to non-Bristol BAND member groups.
Venue:South Bristol Sports Centre, West Town Lane, Bristol BS14 9EA. View a map
Tutors:APE Project & SPJ Workshops.
Refreshments:Tea, coffee, squash and biscuits provided. Please bring a packed lunch.
Funded by:The Tony & Audrey Watson 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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