5 minutes - if it works well with your child, take as long as you want and repeat as often as you wish
watching film, painting, drawing, solving riddles, create art with finger- and handprint
Languages of the original source
This activity can be used in any language.
Internet access AND/OR prints out of the e-book, coloured pencils
Aim of the activity
Work out the story of the video "Multilingual Birds" and retell. Deepen your engagement with art work and riddles.
Preparation for the activity
Download YouTube video "Multilingual Birds" (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v254xSQexdM) AND/OR the e-book for children 0-6 at www.multilingual-famliies.eu
1. Let your children watch the video "Multilingual Birds".
2. Let your children do all activities they are interested in out of the e-book.
3. Do a finger- and/or handprint drawing together.
No matter which acitivity your children and you choose out of the e-book, most important is of carrying out all activities in your language. What do you see? What do you think? What are the names of everything you see, how do you feel about the colours..?
Significant benefit of the activity
The activities in the e-book should encourage children to speak, describe, comment on their own playful work and motivate to use familiy and other languages.
Source of the activity
Multilingual Families Project