GROWING. Learning for young children from JUMBLE HOUSE

Programme Six from JUMBLE HOUSE.

Fun learning series for preschool children.

The theme is GROWING

The number is 5

The colour is GREEN

The letter and sound is Gg

Swamp Monster is growing some bean seeds, the normal way. Lizzie Witch is growing one by magic!

Learning: how seeds germinate and basic parts of a seedling.

Counting. Number concepts. Making different patterns from five objects. Colour mixing to make green.

Suggestions for follow up learning:

I Spy something beginning with Gg.

How many green objects can you see?

Make different shades of green and paint a green picture

Shaving foam and food colouring. Making green.

Reading the story of “Jack and the Beanstalk.”

How many patterns can be made from five objects.


Happy Chicken

Sorry I don’t do quantities which is, I know is very annoying (the family continually say this) but I just throw a bit in, look, taste and adjust! They like the result so what!!

So, is it healthy? Well it depends which advice from our dear UK Government you are referring to! Was it the year they said that cream , cheese, butter and all saturated fat was bad? Or the year they said sugar was the enemy?

So for Happy Chicken which is creamy and delicate but has a great earthy garlic taste and a hint of lemon, look at this link:

Happy Chicken Recipe

MULTI COLOURS. Fun learning at Jumble House. 

This is the fourth  programme for under-fives from JUMBLE HOUSE.

the number is 5.  The letter is M.  The theme is ‘MULTICOLOURS’  

All activities are designed for under fives and to be shared with an adult. The Art activities can be adapted to suit older children.