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Zog 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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  • Complete mark making or writing in sensory materials.

  • Draw, paint or collage a beach scene. You could make puppets to act out a day at the beach story.

  • Can you find any stories at home that happen at the seaside or by another water source? We love ‘snail and the whale’ ‘the singing mermaid’ and ‘Pirates love underpants’.

  • Search for ‘BBC Listen and Play - At the seaside’ and then say what familiar sounds you can hear.

  • Make a list of different things you would need to pack for a day at the beach or seaside. Could you find these objects at home and roleplay packing for a holiday.


  • Practice counting, adding and subtracting using Lego/pasta/counters, toys.

  • Practice placing your favourite toy in different positons – on, under, next to, behind, in front of different objects.

  • Explore different containers that can hold water. Which holds the most/least.


  • Look for animals that live near water sources including insects, frogs or ducks.

  • Make a list of lots of different plants.

  • Make a list of lots of different trees.

  • Can you grow a sunflower?

  • Can you visit a garden centre and find 5 different plants?


  • Go for a walk near a local water source such as the river Derwent, Alvaston Park lake or Chaddesden park stream. Can you recall safety rules learnt at school.
  • Do you have a sandpit at home or your local park? You could make some sand castles.  


  • Can you list some classroom rules?

  • Can you describe what you need to do at a zebra crossing?

  • Read a range of books, talk about what hazards or risks you can see.

  • Draw a picture of something that keeps you safe.

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  Zog Class and we will print them and pop them in the book.