Explore your Neighbourhood!

Teach your child the various amenities in the neighbourhood with this activity!

You will need:

  • Butcher paper
  • Crayons
  • Markers
  • Pencils
  • Toy cars
  • Other toy figurines of community helpers, trees, buildings etc. (optional)
  • Recycled materials  E.g cereal boxes, milk cartoons, etc (optional)
Step 1
Create a neighbourhood map with your child.. Get him/her to draw the amenities found in the neighbourhood onto the paper or represent it using a toy or other recycled materials.
Step 2
Now, allow your child to choose a vehicle that he/she likes and move the vehicle along the roads created. While moving, talk about the amenities that the vehicle has passed by like who works there, what is it for, etc.