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Fingerplays for Autumn

Fingerplays for Autumn

Autumn, A Time for Slowing Down Each time autumn circles around again in her array of golden tones, we experience her unique revelation and her creative beauty through nature. She is the seasonal choreographer of the coloured leaves, rustled and blown about by gale and rain. She is the enveloping mists in the morning that… read more

A Fingerplay for Spring

A Fingerplay for Spring

From a psychological and intellectual perspective fingerplay assists in motor and language development, increases self-esteem, body awareness, rhythmic proficiency, muscular coordination and memory development. Fingerplay may also be used as a tool for transition (from one activity to another) or as a redirection (from unfavourable behaviour). Nursery rhymes and fingerplay stimulate a loving and intimate… read more