The Little Book of Woodwork by Terry Gould, Linda Morts


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This book provides ideas and inspiration for basic woodwork skills for children aged 3-6.

Organised 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.

Information about woodwork – tool use and traditional craft can also be found on our Outdoor Hub.


Additional information

Weight .15 kg