|Welcome to silkysteps
& a range of
UK based Preschool activity ideas for children
crafting adults. All
the resources have been developed to use in
early years provision, at home and in professional care settings.
Please browse for planning
& parent partnership suggestions that include creative arts and crafts,
recipes, ideas to share, projects & activities
that aim to promote tactile materials, loose media
and parts in children's play.
Enjoy what's available and have fun with your learning adventures.
|Put a growl in your summer foliage with a printable 'paw
more or purchase now for £2.50
Links for planning - Early years and older children's interests...
Summer time activities ..
themed storybooks for preschool children and picnics
activity ideas in the forum
flags for the garden and beach ..
equipment suppliers in the preschool early years play directory
Dr Hadwen Trust find information that
supports children's and practitioner's
understanding of how some medical institutes
use animals, the possible alternatives and how the DHT
actively invites participation.
Request newsletters for your school that enable information
Other links of interest:
free : page of website links
for readers interest
friendly product sourcing
- links page
Handykam wildlife, bird
nest cam and camera kits
produce a range of wildlife camera kits
that bring an awareness of the outdoors
in, for children's viewing,
knowledge and understanding. A great
way to interact with technology -
ICT and nature ..
stories, books, puzzles,
and games. A wonderful website
Drop by and have a look at all
An early preschool
craft idea published on Under5's.co.uk
to junk modelling, paper leaves, sheet made caves and
Bumpus jumpus dinosaurumpus
assessment information from the
to Excellence from Ofsted
I'm a child let me be
International perspectives on early learning
People you may meet
perspectives © Wendy
Ellyatt 2008 written for and hosted on the
childhood.net downloadable leaflets