3-6 Culture – Introduction of the Three Elements

INTRODUCTION OF THE THREE ELEMENTS (small group presentation)

To make the children aware of the three elements.

3+ years

A jar of soil
A jar of water
A jar of air
Pictures showing land, water and air.

Invite a small group of children to a mat.
Bring the tray of jars and pictures to the mat.
Invite each child to look and feel the contents of each jar.
They then look at each picture and determine which element is shown.
The pictures can be sorted in rows below each jar.
Children can check their work by the use of control dots on the back of each picture.

Exercise 1: As in presentation.