Snack Recipe Ideas to Cook Up for Your Castles Dragons Kings and Queens Theme!
Cooking with children helps develop their math skills and helps them to learn how to follow directions. It also allows for some great conversation! Ask many questions while cooking with your children to encourage conversation! Be sure to ask specific themed questions while making these fun snacks!
Make your favorite banana muffins with the children.
When cooked, place a chocolate coin on top!
Needed: Mini Graham cracker pie shells (one for each child), pudding, milk, spoons,
The children help you to measure and mix the pudding.
They help to scoop pudding into a pie shell using a spoon.
Refrigerate and enjoy!
Fit for Royalty
In medieval times, food was typically presented to please the eye as well as the tummy!
Have your children "paint" onto sugar cookie dough using water with a bit of food coloring before baking them.
You can also do this with milk and food coloring on bread before toasting!
Castles Dragons Kings and Queens Theme Large Group Games
that help build their muscles while they have fun together
In advance, turn 2 liter plastic bottles into bowling pins by adding some clip art on the outside. Perhaps they will look like stones for the castles, or dragons!
Parade Day With Some Fanfare!
Have a castle dress up day! Children come in their favorite castle attire or they use the items from dramatic play to dress up.
Go on a parade throughout your school using kazoos to announce the group!
Set up an obstacle course in a large area or outside. Theme it! Call it the Enchanted Forest! Call the items by names that go along with it such as "Go AROUND the tree stump (which might be a trash can!), etc.
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