WHY DO MESSY PLAY?
The limitless benefits
of messy play
› Teaches about immediate environment
› Encourages social interaction & confidence
› Builds concentration
› Develops early motor skills, dexterity & hand eye co-ordination
› Stimulates sight, sound, smell, touch, taste, balance, movement and language skills
› Helps cognitive development
› Lets imaginations run wild while they experiment with the mess that they’ll make each week!
How you can help your little monster get the most out of our classes
› Be hands on and don’t be afraid of the mess, demonstrate “how to” and encourage them to copy you
› Let them be free to explore at their own pace
› Encourage them to touch & smell
› Describe to them what they are seeing, smelling, touching, talk about how things look, feel, smell, move, sound, and maybe even taste!
› Describe actions such as stir, pour, drip and splash