Summer Fun by Fiona Watt
  

Synopsis

Summer Fun by Fiona Watt

This is a Summer-themed activity book perfect for young children only just getting to grips with art and craft projects. Each simple activity is ideal for a parent or carer to share with a young child and helps to develop important skills such as hand control, coordination and concentration. Projects include printed sandcastles, sparkly seashells and paper plate sunflowers with simple step-by-step picture instructions and there are two pages of stickers to help decorate and complete each Summer activity. To help encourage and build confidence, a relaxed attitude is taken towards each activity, let the child do as little or as much as they want, the results don't have to be perfect - it's the taking part that counts.

About the Author

Fiona Watt

Fiona Watt graduated from Exeter University with a B.Ed. (Hons.), specialising in Psychology and Art and Design. After university she worked as a researcher and writer for a company which published educational material for places where children went on school visits (zoos, museums, stately homes etc). She then taught seven, eight and nine year olds for five years; three years at a state school in Sevenoaks in Kent, and two years at The British School in the Netherlands in The Hague.

Fiona lists her proudest achievement as being shortlisted for the Children's book of the year in the Galaxy awards in 2008.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
26 pages
Interest Age: 4+

Author

Fiona Watt
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Publisher

Publication date

1st May 2011

ISBN

9781409530442


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