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The Very Hungry Caterpillar - Read Aloud Picture Book | Brightly Storytime

Ms. Linda reads the all-time classic picture book about a little caterpillar with a big appetite. Eric Carle's beloved book recently celebrated it's 50th bir...

1) Listen to the story with a grown-up and join in with some of the story.

2) Play the story again but press mute. Retell the story in your own words.

3) Say the days of week in order.

4) Tell a grown-up what the caterpillar ate on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

5) What is the name of the home the caterpillar makes?

6) What does the caterpillar turn into at the end of the story?


The Tiny Caterpillar Song, Songs for Early Years, Foundation Stage, Spring/Summer,

A lovely version of the song 'Tiny Caterpillar', (sung to the tune of 'She'll be coming round the mountain'),showing the life cycle of the butterfly with edu...

1) Listen to the song.

2) Listen to the song and try to sing along with your grown-up.

Symmetrical Butterfly Painting | Caitie's Classroom | Learning Videos For Kids

Want to learn how to paint symmetrical butterfly colors? Sit back and take notes as Caitie guides you step by step on how to make this butterfly craft! Caiti...

Watch the video. If you have any paint at home give it a try. If you don't just have a go at drawing and colouring your own butterfly.

Prepositions of place for children - The concept of space, for kids - Where things are

Educational video for kids to learn how to express where things and people are: in, in front of, next to, under, on, between. With the help of Chester the ca...

This week we are learning about positional language.

1) Watch the video and see if you can describe where the cat is.

2) Can you get a teddy bear and hide it in different places? Tell your grown up where you put it.


Phase 1 Phonics with Maddison and Felix - Rhythm and Rhyme

Learn about rhythm and rhyme for kids with Maddison in this new phase 1 phonics lesson! This educational video is packed full of fun educational exercises fo...

Watch the video (you can skip the bit where she makes a spider)

1) Can you look at the pictures below and tell a grown up what you notice about them?

Say what they are - tell a grown up what you notice about the three pictures.

They all......rhyme!

Make some rhyming silly soup


Let's sing the song


"We're going to make silly soup.

We're going to make it silly.

We're going to put it in the fridge.

To make it nice and chilly."


Using the rhyming pictures make your silly soup. (Don't forget your bowl and spoon)








Look at the rhyming pictures above. Say what they are. What is the beginning sound when you say the word? Tell your grown up.



Oral segmenting and blending


Can a grown-up segment the words below and your child blend and say what the word is?