Here are a few fun outdoor activities you could try at home, to practise those phase 4 blends. As many of us can’t see friends at the moment, you could make an obstacle course for family members instead. You could try one or two activities over a few days.
Mathematical graphics – Can you draw 20 in different ways? Can you tell a number story about your picture?
Things your child could draw to show 20:
- 20 monkeys jumping on a trampoline
- 20 stars in the sky
- 20 rainbows
- 20 hearts
Challenge: Use objects at home to solve the following problem. Is 20 an even or odd number? How do you know?
Book of the week: Monkey Puzzle
- Listen to the story of the week.
- What happens in the story? What are the events?
- Retell the story to a grown up or draw a story map of events.