With all the glorious sunshine we’ve been having it’s the perfect weather for making shadows! If you can get outside experiment with making your shadows bigger and smaller, can your shadow ‘catch’ someone else’s?
Indoors you can hang up a sheet or use windows and lights to make your own shadow puppet shows either using props, your hands or why not make your own puppets? These kinds of activities support children’s literacy skills, imaginative play and their creative thinking, allowing them opportunities to explore story structures retelling favourite tales or making up their own.
Here's some shadow play inspiration, let us know what you get up to: