A great way to encourage a young child’s imagination, among other things, is to have a scavenger hunt. Around here we call it “discovery”. They can discover, investigate, estimate and document what they see around the house, in nature, or in a public place.
You can give your discovery hunt themes like:
Or you can even hypothesize about the story behind a certain object found.
- Where did it come from?
- How did it get there?
You’ll also need some handy tools like:
- A pad of paper
- A writing device
- Magnifying glass
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How would you play “discovery”?