Here are some fun activity ideas that can be used when working with children under the age of five. They include language tips for helping you to make the most of the language involved in play. 

These activities can be used by Auditory Verbal therapists, speech and language therapists and Teachers of the Deaf as well as parents, grandparents and other family members. 

Summer activities

Making boats

Make a boat and make it float.

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Paper plate fans

Stay cool this summer with a homemade fan.

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Washing animals

Make animal prints and then clean them up.

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Autumn activities

Autumn Crowns

Make use of the leaves you find outside to make colourful crowns. 

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Halloween spiders

Create spooky spiders out of paper plates for Halloween. 

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