Why do it?
Blowing bubbles is a very soothing activity, and can be a way for a child to become calm again.
It can be enjoyed inside and outside.
It’s a fun activity to do with groups of children.
How to do it
Bubble mix recipe
- 1 cup water
- 2 tablespoons glycerine (from chemist)
- 4 tablespoons dishwashing liquid.
Some people recommend keeping the mixture overnight before using it.
Use rings off milk bottles, with a peg for a handle, to make bubble blowers.
Experiment with other bubble blowers, such as pipe cleaners.
Using more te reo Māori
|Hopiwē, hopi teretere||Detergent|
|Kia tere||Be quick|
|Kei te oma tere koe||You are running fast|
|Ka taea e koe te hopu?||Can you catch it?|
|Ka mau te wehi!||That's amazing!|
|Horoia ō ringaringa ināianei||Wash your hands now|