Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Snow play

This week we are up at Mt Hotham so of course it's all about the snow play! There are so many different sensory experiences for children to have in the snow.

You can taste the snow

Or examine an icycle up close

You can listen to your boots make crunchy noises in the fresh snow

Or sink to your knees in the soft snow

You can even discover different tracks in the snow

Or build an igloo with Daddy (ok so it wasn't the world's best igloo but the kids had fun shovelling snow to make it!)

Make a snow man

Or slide over the snow in a tobaggan with Mummy

I think it's safe to say we are having lots of fun here at the snow ;)

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Anonymous said...

I have NEVER been to the snow, and Princess is sitting here telling me all about the fun of snow, and then I read your post. *sigh* Will it ever happen?

Look like a great time was had :)

Becky said...

Those footprints in the snow... Ohh, love it. I imagine I can hear the crunch of the snow under foot, but of course I can't. 1) because I wasn't there and 2) because I've never been to the snow. It sure looks like fun.

Jackie H. said...

I still have to wait about 6 months for snow again :) These pictures sure are refreshing. It's 99 degrees here this week! (in Missouri, USA)

Narelle said...

@homeage, we love the snow and go each year! I didn't start going until I met my husband (he has been going to the snow since he was very little). You will have to go one day!

Christie - Childhood 101 said...

What fantastic fun, I am incredibly jealous, nothing remotely like snow on this side of the country!

The Sunshine Crew said...

No snow here in Florida, in the USA...looks like so much fun...
found your neat blog thru Childhood 101...like your blog and am now following.
hope that you will pop by my blog.
Have a nice week,

SquiggleMum said...

GREAT snow post. I love all the learning experiences you've included :-)

Narelle said...

@the sunshine crew, awwww, thanks! Will check out your blog now :)

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