Below is a list of some of the gibberish words in Pic-nic-Nac! and their English meanings. Feel free to invent words with your own students, and send them to us!
Pic-nic-Nac! we use everyday objects to tell fantastical stories. This
process is very familiar to young children – after all, that’s
how they play! Using ordinary items in unexpected ways stimulates imagination
and creativity. It also helps children to understand symbols and storytelling
and to associate form with function.