Supporting Your Child's Development and learning at home!

This page will detail activities that you can do with your child at home. Please let us know about any queries or questions through the class email:

brightstars@albrighton-pri.shropshire.sch.uk

 We have put together a list of ideas for home learning together with some helpful supporting resources that you might like to do together with your children. Please upload you activities and photos via the Tapestry App or website. Your child's key worker will be on hand via Tapestry to support any needs you may have or offer more suggestions for home learning. 

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Story Corner

Georgie has created some fabulous recordings for you and your little ones to enjoy of her reading some of her families favourite books! 

Please follow the link to go to the story corner and see Georgie reading some wonderful stories!

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Playdough Recipe

The Best Homemade Playdough Recipe
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time5 mins
Total Time10 mins
Keyword: homemade playdough, playdough, playdough recipe
Servings: 1 batch of playdough
 

Ingredients

  • 2 tsp cream of tartar 
  • 1/2 cup salt
  • 1 tbsp cooking oil Olive oil or vegetable oil
  • 1 cup water
  • food colouring

Instructions

    • In a large bowl, combine all of your dry ingredients (flour, salt, cream of tartar) and mix well.
      Dry Ingredients Playdough
  • Mix food coloring with your water first. Then add the vegetable oil and water with food coloring to a large pot. Mix together.
  • Add the dry ingredients to your pot and mix well.
    Mix Dry Ingredients with Wet for Playdough
  • Cook over low to medium heat until the dough starts to form and becomes dry.
  • Once it starts to form a ball together and looks fully cooked, take off the heat. Let the dough cool first before touching.
  • Once cool, knead the dough for 5 minutes to make the dough soft.

Notes

If your dough is not soft, continue kneading for another 5 minutes. If you find it is still too dry add a little bit more oil and knead in. 

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