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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 ‘The Queens Hat’ and ‘The Queens Knickers’ you can find these on youtube: ·
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  •  Listen to the stories with your child. 
  • In the ‘queens hat’ story you can use a fan, a crown and any objects you have at home to re-tell the story. 
  • Using play dough to push in sequins or jewels this is building their strength in their fingers.
  • Using different coloured rice to make and design their own union jack flag. This can be part of a sensory tray with the different coloured rice in.


  • To use different shapes to put into the paint to create a castle. 
  • Use play dough to cut out shapes and create a castle. 
  • Build your own castle out of junk modelling- using toilet rolls and boxes.
  • To make a crown using shapes to decorate.


  • To make a crown from paper and different sequins and glitter, wearing the crown and looking in the mirror to see the crown they have made.
  • To use dressing up clothes or party clothes to dress up as a prince or princess and look in the mirror. 
  • To visit a castle including Elvaston Castle. 
  • To look at photos of the royal family and who they are. You could even watch Will and Kate get married on youtube. 
  • To create your own bunting with different paints, glitter, crayons. 
  • To look at family photos of weddings.


  • Symbols will be sent home for you to use. 
  • Sign of the week will be on Class Dojo each week.

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.