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Handa's Surprise 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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  • Read any traditional tales, either physically or watching a video of a story on youtube
  • Copy / discuss the emotion / faces the character is showing
  • Pose as characters from a story and look back on the images, compare with book, use symbols to comment, caption the image


  • Find different sounds in the environment e.g. naming sounds on packaging, road signs etc. Copy saying / writing them
  • Sensory mixtures with different objects hidden in them. Find the object, name it, practice writing the initial sound


  • Handle money exchanges at home e.g. role play shop. Exchange money (real or pretend or other item such as counters) to practice handling money
  • Handing over money in a shop in exchange for an item
  • Make patterns of everyday objects at home such as cup, bowl, cup, bowl. Can your child continue a pattern or make their own?


  • Explore different forms of exercise and how it makes you feel: e.g. hot, out of breath, better, worse etc.
  • Look at photos from when they were babies/toddlers, what differences can be identified? How have we grown and changed?


  • Build a structure like an ancient roman building e.g. junk modelling the colosseum
  • Use cut up pieces of coloured paper/card to make a mosaic.


  • Explore sorting out some foods (could be done with a food shop) into healthy and unhealthy / forming a plate which has a mixture on

Please record any homework activities you undertake on Class Dojo.