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Interactive session with UAE practitioners from Dubai

Interactive session with UAE practitioners from Dubai A very interesting and interactive session today with UAE practitioners from Dubai who demonstrated a high degree of passion and commitment to working and listening to the children in their care. We discussed the importance of observation and documentation as

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Creative CPD training Session at Sligo University

Creative CPD Session at Sligo university Reggio Emilia session for the 2nd and 4th year degree students in early years education. Sligo University (Ireland) invited me as a speaker to deliver a Reggio Emilia presentation in order to share and show to the students all the creative

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Learning about Dogs Project

Learning about Dogs The whole project started as the children showed a strong interest in learning about different types of dogs. Therefore we started talking about the breeds, colours, shapes and sizes of different dogs. Afterwards I gave the children a wide range of pictures of dogs

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Canvas painting and Mirrors

Canvas painting and Mirrors

Canvas paintings and mirrors. Whilst doing this project the children showed a lot of enthusiasm representing their own thoughts on canvas. Some of the children used paint whilst the other children used open-ended resources such as buttons, feathers and so on.   Also whilst painting their own

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Clay Workshop

Clay Workshop

Creative Clay Worshop Session During this session the childen showed a strong interest in exploring the clay and using other creative resources for creating different objects. Whilst making their props some of the children were saying that they were making a cave, a plate, a person with

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Mirror painting and clay workshops

Mirror painting and clay workshops

Mirror painting and clay workshops For the past few weeks I have been organising as a volunteer for The Welcomimg association in Edinburgh some creative workshops for Syrian children and their families. Whilst doing the art and craft activities the children seemed very interested and curious to

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