Target Audience: EYFS and Key Stage 1 Practitioners
Brief course content:
Discussion about what clay offers young children as a source of development, self-expression, imagination and skill learning.
Exploring ways of introducing clay to young children in your setting, beginning with exploration of the material, then moving on to developing techniques.
Understand the impact and benefit of using clay for children’s all-round development and how this links specifically to many areas of learning, including Physical Development, Communication and Language and PSE.
Gain confidence in setting up a clay workshop/station in your own learning environment and learn about skills and techniques fundamental to working with clay.