11th and 12th June 2015- Soda bread, Elder flower cordial and card making.

We started the morning with making soda bread,

Recipe-

Mix 300g flour..

With 1 tsp salt and 1 tsp bicarbonate of soda.

Then add around 400g yogurt/milk

And mix an till you get a nice dough!

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Then we headed out for a walk while the bread baked.

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On our travels we were enjoying the flowers and spotted some bee’s!

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Next we picked some elder flowers to make cordial, before heading back to eat some yummy soda bread.

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After all the bee’s we had seen on our walk we read ‘The very greedy bee’

http://www.amazon.co.uk/The-Very-Greedy-Steve-Smallman/dp/1845064496

 

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To finish off our day we made some hand painted cards for fathers day!20 (1) 20 21 22 23 2724 25 26  28

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4th and 5th June 2015- cheese scones, flower pressing and painting!

We started off by making some cheese scones..

Recipe-

3oz plain flour

3oz self raising

1oz butter

1 teaspoon baking powder

2-3 tablespoons of milk

3oz grated cheese

1 egg

1/2 teaspoon of salt

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Then we put them in the oven to cook while we went hunting for petals and leaves..

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We walked round the garden enjoying the sun and looked for any petals, flowers or leaves that had fallen off..

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Once we found enough we headed back to eat our cheese scones! 18 19 20 21

..And read ‘the bad-tempered lady bird’

http://www.amazon.co.uk/The-Bad-tempered-Ladybird-Eric-Carle/dp/0141332034

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Once we had filled our tummies, we pressed the plants we had found on our walk and did some painting!

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