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Elmer Homework

Please try to complete as many activities as you can from the choice below, we look forward to seeing your child’s work. Have fun!

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  • Look at the stories and songs ‘The Wheels on the Bus’, ‘The Train Ride’ and ‘We’re Going on a Bear Hunt’. Below are the youtube links to watch at home. 
  • We’re Going on a bear hunt- 

  • The Wheels on the Bus-

  • The Train Ride 

Mark making- to use paint/ shaving foam/ crayons/ pens to make marks. Wiggle whilst you squiggle session. I will pop a video on class dojo of how to do wiggle whilst you squiggle sessions at home.


  • Use touch to engage in physical Maths such as rolling a small toy train or car up and down their arm whilst counting.
  • Using shapes in paint to print on paper counting the shapes and naming the shapes.
  • Hiding shapes in a box or under a blanket and using anticipation to find the shapes.
  • Using toy vehicles to roll them in paint and look at the marks they have made.


  • To make a sensory bottle adding different shapes and water to shake and look at the bottle.
  • To sing the wheels on the bus and take part in the actions.
  • To go on a bear hunt and feel different textures in the environment.
  • Encourage your child to look at different transport, maybe you could go on a bus.


  • Encourage your child to sign/ use symbols to request what they want / need – please contact your child’s class teacher if you need symbols for home.
  • Encourage your child to use the signs- MORE and HELP and I WANT…
  • Signs related to our teaching and learning will be posted on class Dojo.

Please record any homework activities you undertake in the homework book you have received from class alternatively you can email any pictures to In the Subject box mark them for the attention of your child’s class e.g. For the Attention of  Elmer Class and we will print them and pop them in the book.