Reevy Hill Primary School

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Topic- Farm

This week our story is "What the Ladybird Heard" by Julia Donaldson. Click on the video below to watch/listen to the story.

What the Ladybird Heard by Julia Donaldson

Below are some activities that we would have done at school to link in with the story. These activities can be done over the course of the week, choose as many activities as you can manage. We'd love to see what you have done, you could send us some pictures through our class email!  

Develop your child's understanding and recall of the story by asking them these questions.

What the Ladybird Heard is a rhyming story. Looking at the first page, can you find the words that rhyme with:

  • hen
  • hog
  • purred

Listen to the rest of the story again and see if you can make more pairs of rhyming words.

Write what you think the Ladybird says in the speech bubble.

Can you make a tube ladybird?

Julia Donaldson performs The What the Ladybird Heard Song

Watch Julia Donaldson and her husband, Malcolm, perform the What the Ladybird Heard Song, based on the bestselling picture book WHAT THE LADYBIRD HEARD

Go on a minibeast hunt in your garden!