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NAME OF ACTIVITY
|Cutting flowers for the classroom.|
|AREA||Practical LifeCare of the Environment|
|AGE||3 ½ to 5 years|
Tray2 glass vases.
Jug to fill vase.
Plastic work mat
Secateurs or small pair of scissors.
Basket for collecting the flowers.
|DIRECT AIM||To pick flowers.|
|INDIRECT AIM||Gross motor skills, developing concentration, to care for the environment, strengthen muscles in the arms and sequencing, reasoning skills.|
TO ARRANGE THE FLOWER:
|CONTROL OF ERROR||If the child has poured too much water into the vase, the water will spill when he carries the vase.If the child has cut the flower too short, it will not touch the water once it is placed into the vase.|
|EXTENSIONS||Show the child how to collect and cut vegetables from the garden.Show the child how to trim flowers or bushes, of their dead leaves.|
|Cutting different types of flowers including wearing gloves for rose bush cutting.|