My Teddy

my teddy

My Teddy is a great educational activity as well as fun icebreaker for children. The children are provided with a black and white teddy bear which they have to fill with colors they like.

Requirements:

Equipment: A black and white picture of a teddy bear, crayons, color pens, markers

Time: 5-10 minutes

Group Size: 5-10 (The more the merrier)

Effective Age Group: 5-8

How to play My Teddy?

  • Provide each kid with a black and white drawing of a teddy bear.
  • Provide each of them with similar materials (similar set of color pens, crayons, markers etc. )
  • Assign a time limit (say 10 minutes) for the kids to complete their painting.
  • After everybody has finished their painting, collect the paintings and make kids review each other’s artistic works.

Key Takeaways:

  • Make sure everybody has similar set of materials to start with. You would not want anybody feeling unfair.
  • You can also make two kids work on same painting to boost their team work.

Variations:

This game works best with teddy as kids are more familiar with this brand of doll but this game works with virtually every other animal.

Learning Outcomes:

  • This game helps kids explore their artistic potential.
  • This game helps to boost color awareness in kids.
  • My Teddy also helps to bring kids together and share their insights while reviewing each other’s works.

 

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