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Week 7 w/c 18.5.20

Week 7

Over this week your child can learn to and practice the following:

  • Daily name practice – Trace over dots and also practice copying your name.
  • Daily oral counting practice – Count forwards to 10 and backwards from 10. “tell me number which is less than 6”
  • Daily weather forecast – what is the weather like today?
  • Daily story – share a book together.  Look for these tricky words in the text – ‘is’  ‘it’  ‘in’  ‘at’ ‘and’



  • Watch and listen to the Crunching Munching Caterpillar

  • Play I spy – “I spy with my little eye something beginning with …m, d, g, o, c”
  • In the kitchen – Look for numbers on packets and tins in the cupboard.  Try and write them.
  • Metal Mike – Put out 5 cvc objects in front of the child eg tin, box, fork, can, pen. Adult to segment a word to say ie “t”-“i”-“n” for the child to identify and find.  Encourage your child to repeat the segmented word back to you.
  • Using letters can you make these simple words – mat, man, dog, mod, cod, cog.
  • In the garden/an outdoor space – Using stones, make a long caterpillar and a short caterpillar.  Can you make one that is longer than the short one and shorter than the long one?
  • Sing the song below “There’s a Tiny Caterpillar on a Leaf” –