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Toddler Art with ‘Strength Heroes’
Age 2-4 (8 weeks)
13th October 2020 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am$145
Does your child love getting messy and expressing their creative? Do you shudder when you think of the mess? Do you struggle with coming up with ideas and the thought of buying and storing all the supplies? We have the answer. We provide fun, engaging and creative workshops for tiny tots and not so tiny tots. In a relaxed environment children will be free to make an arty mess and best of all WE clean up the mess.
8 Week program: 13, 20, 27, October, 3 , 10, 17, 24 November, 1, December
Each week we add in a DOSE of resilience. Our Toddler Art program is designed to explore and celebrate what makes these little ones unique through a playful and creative exploration of key strengths including curiosity, bravery, love of learning and kindness. We will support you to equip your child with a growth mindset through fun, art and play.
These sessions will support your child in developing their sense of identity as strong, confident and involved learners. Our program features hands-on activities with connections to the early years learning framework and positive psychology.
Connection – Child and special adult create together – research that has found that “Early childhood arts and cultural activities can significantly strengthen parent-child bonds and engage families in their children’s learning, providing a positive focus for shared experience and communication.” (Ipsos Mori (2009)
Confidence and self esteem is supported and encouraged as we identify your child’s strengths
Development of creativity and fine motor skills – Many parents and carers welcome the opportunity we provide – a chance to let your child get arty without having to clean up the mess.. We supply everything and clean up!
Emotional regulation – Introduction to helpful thinking and learning about as well as managing emotions. Techniques include breathing and mood movement exercises and stretches
Equipping you with skills – we give you quick tips and activities to develop your child’s resilience at home.
Structure of weekly one-hour session:
Arrive at 10.30 to play at imagination, literacy, fine motor and creative station
Welcome activity at 11.00
Exploration of one of our strengths through a childrens story and art activity (different art technique each week.) Children will produce their own masterpiece on a canvas.
Movement activity and farewell
Opportunity to continue play until 12.00
Things to know
We provide art smocks – Wear clothes that don’t mind a bit a mess.
These workshops are hosted at The Art Space Collective – Scarborough’s first innovative and inspired community arts hub! For all enquiries please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Fiona on 0404 649 204
Please choose carefully as no refunds are available. Transfer to another class or to another child can be done.