Play-based activities allow the children to explore concepts in a hands-on way, which we know is so beneficial! For teachers and parents, it might feel daunting (or messy). But let me show you some maths and science play-based activities that you can do at home!
Why Maths and Science Shine in Play-Based Activities
✨ Hands-on Exploration: The core essence of Maths and Science revolves around exploring, experimenting, and experiencing concepts firsthand. Play-based activities provide the perfect playground for such interactive learning.
✨ Longevity of Setup: Unlike subjects that might require frequent changes in setup, a Maths or Science play-based activities can remain relevant and engaging for a few weeks. This longevity allows for thorough exploration and less frequent setup alterations.
But what if they excel through the activity? Or need it modified? Or don’t use it how they thought they would?
The bonus of using play-based activities is that they allow you to observe your kids in action, gauge their understanding, and adjust the setup or approach as needed.