Make your own rhyming dominoes and work on that super important literacy skill at home.

Rhyming Dominoes and Speedracer Game - Learning After School

Made my own blending line for my reception class today... They were very intrigued and hopefully it will encourage them to think about the sounds that make up words :)

Blending line - Teaching and practising blending for reading VC and CVC words and segmenting for spelling.

LEGO Word Family Sorting Activity - This Reading Mama

LEGO Word Family Sorting

LEGO Word Family Sorting ~ Sort words written on DUPLO LEGO bricks to form word families. Then encourage youngsters to read and write the word family lists.

Three little pigs house building tuff spot is a great activity for fine motor skills, STEM, engineering and maths - great fun!

Unit 2 Week 2 Three little pigs house building tuff spot is a great activity for fine motor skills, STEM, engineering and maths - great fun!

Make a magical sensory tray for mark making and early writing using homemade fairy dust and exciting added extras! Such a fun way to ignite the imagination and enthusiasm for young children as they learn their letters and sight words in a playful, hands-on way!

Sensory Writing in Fairy Dust

Make a star dust sensory writing tray to create a magical and exciting early writing experience for young children! Fine motor skills and sensory play too.

Miss Polly Had A Dolly who was sick, sick sick. Create a Miss Polly Had A Dolly Story Sack for your little ones to act out the nursery rhyme. Adventures of Adam

Miss Polly Had A Dolly Story Sack

is upon us and this fortnights Nursery Rhyme is Miss Polly Had A Dolly. The perfect opportunity to make a Miss Polly had a dolly story sack.


Our favourite phonic activity that can be adapted to practise anything and everything! Chalk your words on the ground, hand out a wet brush, call out a word and watch them wash it away!

Train Track Word Building- Fun and easy literacy activity inspired by the book Old Tracks New Tricks. Great preschool or kindergarten activity for teaching sight words, phonics, or CVC words to beginning readers.

Train Track Word Building

Train Track Letters- Putting letters on the toys that they play with each day is a great way to incorporate letter and word practice!

A walk through the world of Kindergarten

The Kinder Garden We also did a rhyming word sort activity right before reading The Three Little Pigs. Each student had a card with a word that they had to find around the room, read, and sort into the correct part of the chart

book extension play, re-creating Goldilocks and the Three Bears

An Invitation to Play: More Adventures with Goldilocks