“Grass and wild flowers as far as you can see.”
From the moment we wake in the morning to the moment we close our eyes at night, our eyes see so much. From smooth, pleasing tones to jarring contrasts, so much of how we feel is learned through sight. A feeling of calm happiness can come from seeing rolling plains, from mountains, an ocean that stretches into the distance. Let’s look at things up close, isolating images.
Lesson guides and printables
EYLF Learning Outcomes:
Learning Outcome 3: Children have a strong sense of wellbeing
Ideal for: Early Learning Ages 3 – 5
- chill time
- be creative
- think and connect
Time required: 15 minutes
Curriculum connections: Science
Tips for Parents and Carers
Other materials could be used in place of a toilet paper roll; some looking glass object that helps to see scenery piece by piece.
Learning@Home resources are designed for parents and teachers to use with children in the home environment. They can be used as stand-alone activities or built into existing curriculum-aligned learning programs. Our Learning@Home series includes two types of resources. The first are fun and challenging real-world activities for all ages, the second are self-directed lessons for upper primary and secondary students. These lessons support independent learning in remote or school settings.