All aboard to make this delicious pud! With a little help from you, your child will go bananas for this sweet treat in the shape of a train.

What you need

A can of whipped cream

A banana

Strawberries

A plate

Benefits

Coordination

Learning to listen

Learning new words

Encourages your child to see a task through from beginning to end

How long will it take?

15 mins

What to do

  1. Cut the banana in half, then slice one half into three pieces. After that, chop the strawberries. Arrange the pieces into the shape of a train on a plate, as you can see in the photo. You could even count the slices of banana and strawberries as you place them to help give your child a head start on numbers.

    slicing fruit
  2. Now chop the other half of the banana to make the rails, funnel and chimney. Finally, ask your child to help you spray whipped cream for the train’s steam.


    train made of fruit