Book Title: The Little Book of Woodwork (Little Books)

Details: Author: Mort, Terry Gould & Linda

Reading Age: All Ages

Publisher: Featherstone Education

ISBN-13: 9781408173961

Number of pages: 72

Dimensions: 14.9 x 0.5 x 21 cm

Retail Price: €7.68

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Book Description
This book provides ideas and inspiration for basic woodwork skills for children aged 3-6. Organized into 3 levels of competence: beginning - sanding, using rulers to measure wood; emerging skills - mini hand drill, hammer and nails; developing competence - screw driver, mini hacksaw, advanced - pliers, glue guns. Includes practical advice on tools and how to use them (both real and play/pretend tools), construction materials (where to source and store), safety issues, role of the adult, where to site the woodworking area in the setting, key vocabulary and decorating/painting wood. Children's physical development as well as knowledge of the world, and mathematical development will all benefit from these activities."