Quick summary: This lesson is based on Bluey, Season 2, Featherwand. It uses intentional teaching strategies to focus on the capabilities of inclusivity. Children will take part in an inclusive imagination game using an everyday object as a featherwand. They focus on taking turns to encourage inclusive play. The children create actions for the group to follow, under the direction of the featherwand. It’s all up to the children to decide what the featherwand will do as they direct the actions of the featherwand.
This is an official Bluey lesson that celebrates the joy and curiosity of Bluey and allows children to build social and emotional intelligence and develop oral language skills. Most of all it has been designed to inspire creativity and imagination in your children!
Lesson Values: This lesson has been designed to provide opportunities for children to explore social and emotional learning through imaginative play. All lessons in the Bluey series are underpinned by a philosophy of play and imagination. In addition, this lesson specifically focuses on…
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EYLF Learning Outcome
Child have a strong sense of wellbeing
1. Children become strong in their social and emotional wellbeing
2. Children take increasing responsibility for their own health and physical wellbeing
Unit of work: Bluey – Early Learning.
Age group: 2 – 5 years.
Time required: 30 minutes.
- Box of items to be used in the featherwand game (blocks, teddies, books etc)
Device capable of presenting a video to children
- Items that can be used as a featherwand.
This activity has been developed in partnership with Ludo Studio. We would like to acknowledge the support of ABC Kids, BBC Studios, Screen Australia and Screen Queensland.