Week commencing 10th January – Winter

  • Discuss the signs of winter using picture cards
  • Put on coats independently for outside
  • Read winter themed books, e.g “First Snow” “The Snowman” “Gruffalo’s Child”
  • Match the rhyming mittens
  • Playdough Snowballs/Snowmen
  • Measure how long ice melts using timer
  • Winter wonderland themed tuff spot
  • Build dens for animals using natural resources
  • Paint with coloured ice
  • Make recipes in mud kitchen
  • Make winter sounds using instruments
  • Find things on the winter hunt list
  • Use magnetic letters to print in salt/glitter
  • Investigate items frozen in ice
  • Cut snowflakes with paper
  • Make snowballs in cornflower gloop