ACTIVE CRÈCHE

 

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GAMES TO GET TO KNOW EACH OTHER

 

 

 

 

 

Saying Welcome

Concept:

Good morning dear Marie!
Good morning big toe of Marie!
Good morning little nose of Marie! (to put the foot in the direction of nose)
Hello nose! Hello foot! (foot pets nose gently)

Variations:

to invent a melody
(Domsgen, 2010)

 

 

 

 

 

To the Nest!

Concept:

All children sit in one tight place (“nest”). They can make a wish what kind of animal they want to be. Everybody moves appropriately. When the nursery teacher says “To he nest!” everybody cuddles up to each other in the nest again.
(Krippner, 2010)

To the Nest!

Variation:

to crawl into a self-made cave

 

 

 

 

 

In Pairs!

Materials:

Tyres, streamer …

Concept:

Two children are connected to each other with a tyre/ a piece of streamer and walk through the room.

Variation:

connected through body contact, e.g. partner attaches himself on the hand or hip