Things to practice
* Writing your name
*Holding your pencil correctly
*Speaking in full sentences
*Counting objects 1:1
Understanding the World
Watch these videos about what happens in Autumn. What can you see in the video? talk to a grown up (don't forget to use full sentences)
Can you make a list of the things that happen in Autumn - Remember it might not look like letters right now ... and that is ok :)
Have a look in your garden for signs of autumn, what have you found? (Maybe take a photo and send it to us!)
Put your Autumn treasures into piles, how many do you have in each pile?
Can you describe the items in your pile?
Play our Autumn I- Spy game
Listen to our focus story for this week, listen to it more than once. Can you retell it to a grown up? can you join in with the story?
Go on your own leaf hunt!
What would you put in your soup? write a list of all your ingredients.
What sound does each of the pictures start with? say the word out loud and think about what you can hear
Sounds we have learnt and this week's sounds - can you tell a grown up the sounds we have learnt already? can you write any of them?
Can you match the dots to the correct Conker? Don't forget to touch each dot as you count
Can you point to the biggest leaf? point to the leaves in size order, ending with the smallest.
Arts & Crafts
Design and/ or make your own Halloween pumpkin! what will yours look like?
*Use some of the things you have found outside to make your own Autumn collage
* Use recycled items from around your house (boxes, tubes, packaging) to make a model. Think about what you want to make, make your model, can you write about your model?
Can you use leaves to make a leaf man?
Speaking and Listening activities