Autumn Tree Fine Motor Threading - Wings and Roots
Create a fine motor activity that's inspired by Autumn. So quick and simple to put together!
We're Going on a Sound Hunt...
At this time of year it can sometimes be hard to think of outdoor activities, but the great thing about this Sound Hunt is that it can be enjoyed in all weathers around your neighbourhood, & you don't need any equipment. Before we set out on our sound hunt we shared this rhyme (based on We're Going on a Bear Hunt) Minnie set off on her hunt armed with 2 sound sticks (wooden spoons) to help track down some outdoor sounds. She led the hunt & experimented with the sound sticks on walls, bricks…
DIY Storytelling Tree with Story Baskets
A while ago we shared our Jack & the Beanstalk Story Basket, since then we've created several more to explore. These Story Baskets are a neat way to investigate familiar (& new) stories using a selection of props. They're great for encouraging recall skills, sequencing, language, storytelling, creativity, imagination, & so much more. Here are a few story baskets we've created recently with props from around our house The Three Little Pigs Story Basket 3 toy pigs Lego bricks Lolly sticks…
Engaging parents at the door: Phonics
This activity encourages Kindergarten or first-grade students to use letter-sound correlations to build words using phonics. This would be a great center activity.
Alphabet Display Banner
This display was made by a Twinkl Teacher - "My initial letter sounds display. My current class have found objects for the display to help the new reception children coming in September." Great idea!