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Friendship Quilt

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Create a colourful friendship quilt using coloured paper and a variety of different materials.

Materials Needed:

  • coloured A4 paper
  • glue
  • scissors
  • glitter
  • paint
  • markers
  • stickers
  • buttons
  • gems

What to do:

  • Give each child an A4 coloured piece of paper.
  • Have each child decorate as they want.
  • When they have finished creating a "friendship quilt" as a display on the wall.

Hints and Tips:

  • Children can cut out objects they like from magazines and stick them on their piece of paper.
  • Add child's photo to their work.
  • Use dried flowers to decorate.
  • Have a variety of different materials the children can use.
  • Add wool at the bottom of each child's "quilt piece" and bind them together to one another. 

 

Additional Info

  • Appropriate Age: 3 year+
  • Number of Children: Individual (1)
  • Developmental Milestones:

    follows directions

    established hand preference

  • Play Based Learning: Creative Play
  • Interest Areas: Art and Craft
  • Games Categories: Art and Craft
  • EYLF Outcomes: Learning Outcome 5
  • Sub Outcomes:

    5.4 Children begin to understand how symbols and pattern systems work.

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