As you all know, babies love to explore and child initiated play is one of the best ways for babies to learn.
With this in mind, we'd like to share a snippet of our day with you. On Friday we were playing in the garden when Elliot began collecting fallen leaves. When he couldn't carry any more he found a bucket and begun to fill it, his friends then joined in. I asked Elliot what he was going to do with his leaves, he smiled at me and replied "sticking".
Children are always discovering new things about their environment, and small events like this are perfect ways to teach children about the world, seasons, textures and so so much more.
Take your littles ones out and about today and see what you can discover!