January Reflections: Lets get crafty

“King Winter is now in the land He reigns with cold and freezing hand. He makes Jack Frost touch nose and toe, and brings us bright and shiny snow.” We have found poems and verses – a rich activity to share together as a family is to follow the seasons of the year. But not […]

December Craft Decorations

There are so many wonderful craft opportunities for Christmas to choose from. One of our favourites is making Christmas ornaments from playdough. What you will need:   For the play dough: 130g of plain flour 70g warm water 40g fine sea salt 30g vegetable oil Food colourings of your choice.   Equipment:   Mixing bowl […]

November lantern craft!

Why not help your child make their own lantern to take a walk with or leave on the nature table? How to make a lantern: What you will need: Any clear glass jar – with any label removed. Different coloured tissue paper Craft glue & a paint brush String, ribbon or a length of finger […]

October reflections: Happy Halloween

Wilded Family. October Reflections

Halloween is approaching… As the days have turned colder and the nights drawn in, we’ve been dressing up warm in hats, scarves and gloves and spending hours outside collecting nature’s treasure. Our nature tables are heavy laden and our classroom walls awash with autumnal pictures and the results of our craft activities. Being outside and […]

Get crafty this October

For Children autumn is a magical season. In the UK, we return from bright expanse of summer to school days and routine. Cooler days, trees changing colour and jumpers coming out for the first time. The season is filled with bounty and anticipation. Get crafty this October by celebrating Michaelmas, lantern walks and Halloween all […]

Twelve affirmations for the soul – October song

October song. Twelve affirmations for the soul

This is the first of Wilded Family’s monthly themed songs – Twelve affirmations for the soul. Inspired by the energy of the seasons, these songs are a wonderful way for children, adults and teachers to experience the rhythm of sound. Use this song to meditate, reflect or in circle time to bring the feeling of […]

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