The Beach in our Waiting Room

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Our waiting room has been transformed this year into a mini-Beach.



This is a great theme to re-enact at home.  You can set up all the props and develop your child’s imaginative play around something that may be very familiar to them.

You can make a pool of ocean animals too.  Use some material as the ‘water’ and some plastic animals.

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Dress ups are always a great idea.  There are hats, thongs, goggles, sunglasses and hooded towels to use.

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How about some shell collecting?

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This is just one of many pretend play themes you can do at home with your child.  Young children benefit from using words around a theme with lots of repetition to help understanding and retention.