This activity is a great introduction to geography for your child. Use the graphics on the globe to talk about different animals and plants that are native to each country.
You will need:
- Early Start Bright First Dough
- Drawing paper
- Stay anywhere marker pen
Step 1: Roll the dough!
Take a small portion of your dough and roll it into a long cylinder shape. Keep rolling until you have a number of different coloured cylinders.
Step 2: Find your distance!
Choose a starting point or “home” on your globe. Ask your child to find a country or point of interest on the globe and then link a piece of dough between your home point and that country.
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Step 3: Transport your dough!
Carefully transfer your dough from the globe onto a piece of paper with a simple graph drawn on it.