Little Roos explore clay.

The children from Little Roo’s Nursery enjoyed experiencing clay for the first time today. They were excited by the squidgy texture as the clay oozed out between their fingers.

One piece of clay fell into the stream, having bravely descended down the bank into the stream there came a cry……..

“Look at my hands they are a sticky!”

It was not very long before a group of children could be seen clambering down the bank, clutching their clay, once in the water the children experimented wetting their clay and squeezing it in their hands.

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After School Forest School Club

DSCF0262DSCF0265DSCF0268DSCF0269This week the children used the clay oven to try some outdoor cooking.
We mixed together flour, sugar, sultanas and water to make a sticky dough.
Finally we rolled the dough into balls before placing them into the oven to cook!
“I really like these can we make some more next week please?”
What do you think we could cook next?