Let's do some number challenges at the beach:
Number challenge: As well as counting, you could ask:
Super number challenge:
If you make 5 sandcastles and put 2 shells on each sandcastle- how many shells would you use? (You might need to draw a picture to help solve this puzzle).
Play a game of 'Fred-Talk/ Say the word' at the beach.
Adult says, 'h-a-t'. Child says, 'h-a-t.........hat'.
Adult says, 's-u-n'. Child says, 's-u-n.........sun'.
Adult says, 't-r-ee'. Child says, 't-r-ee.........tree'.
Adult says, 's-a-n-d'. Child says, 's-a-n-d.........sand'.
How many pictures can you remember from last week?
Today is 'Make-it Monday' and we are going to draw a beach ball.
You need to have strong fingers to hold a pencil or a pen to draw so join along with the actions below to exercise your fingers:
Listen to the rhythm and rhyme in the poems in the book below.
Which animal is your favourite? Why?
Which poem do you like the best? Why?
Is there a funny poem? a scary poem?