Goldilocks and the Three Bears


STORY IN FRAGMENTS
Three bears go for a walk - Goldilocks goes inside their cottage - Eats their porridges - Breaks their chairs - Sleeps in their beds - Bears come home - Confused Goldilocks runs away

FAIRY TALE SCIENCE

Experiment with the materials below to build a strong chair for Baby Bear.

Materials:

  • 4 craft sticks
  • 6 drinking straws
  • 1 foam craft sheet
  • 4 paper clips
  • 4 clothes pins
  • Masking tape
  • Coins

Place coins on the chair to test its strength. How many coins will it hold? Can you improve the design to hold more coins?

FAIRY TALE ART

Cereal Bowls: Pop Art

Materials:

  • Paper
  • Pencil
  • Markers in bright colors

Divide your paper in quarters by drawing a horizontal line across the middle and a vertical line down the center. Draw Baby Bear’s porridge bowl in one of the quarters. Then repeat the same drawing in the other three quarters.

Go over the pencil lines with black marker. Color each bowl, including the background, with bright colors. Each background should be a different color but repeat some colors of the bowl across each section.

PARENT & TEACHER TOOLS

This program has been designed for you to share with your child. Read the material together, ask questions and encourage your child to ask questions. Then nurture their curious mind by doing the activities with them. Books included are available via CPL’s digital library (with a library card).