Hello November… I wonder what the animals are up to?

November is a busy time the animals prepare.. They have to store their winter food. Sleep tight Hedgehog and Bear. November sees the earth quite still, And all around you feel the chill. Never mind Thanksgivings here Bringing feelings of good cheer. Listen to the Calendar poem  By Michelle Woodswaldron ©2015

Can you see the Harvest Mouse? Look and Listen…

The harvest mouse Can you see the harvest mouse He’s really very small He weaves himself a tiny nest Just like a little ball By Michelle Woodswaldron ©2014 Listen and hear all about the little Harvest Mouse and have a chat about it…. There is a little creature called a harvest mouse that likes to … Read more Can you see the Harvest Mouse? Look and Listen…

Trip to the farm -bonus learning resources

Did you hear the big machines? Teddy loves going on trips to the Farm. Have a chat about the images and be sure to have fun when you follow the links below. Rhyming story about trip to the farm I wonder which animals live on the farm? Spring is in the air lovely time to … Read more Trip to the farm -bonus learning resources

Shssh….. fast asleep-How do you go to sleep ?

  Look teddy’s fast asleep…. You can have great fun with your little ones finding out and chatting about how some animals go to sleep. I can sleep hanging upside down. Can  you see me?   Did you know some animals go to sleep standing up.     I can sleep standing up   There is … Read more Shssh….. fast asleep-How do you go to sleep ?

Welcome October Listen to Halloween Fun

October Your little ones will be having lots of fun this month hearing all about the autumn and the leaves changing colours. How the animals are getting ready for the winter and of course the excitement of Halloween. Listen to the audio all about Halloween through the sounds of the alphabet.   October brings us … Read more Welcome October Listen to Halloween Fun

Listen up! You might see Zebras on your trip to the Zoo.

Zebras live in the wild in Africa. Perhaps you may travel there some day and see them or maybe you could see  one on a trip to the Zoo. You can hear all about who and what you might see at the Zoo on the audio album. I wonder what other animals live in Africa? The … Read more Listen up! You might see Zebras on your trip to the Zoo.

Learning about different cultures can be lot’s of fun…

May 25th is Africa Day.. How does the elephant protect itself from the hot sun ? Can you guess ?       Show the children the images and have a little chat about them. These images can lead on to focusing on one topic. For example the elephant  – Do African elephants have big … Read more Learning about different cultures can be lot’s of fun…

Story about a trip to the farm.

    You might like to take a trip to the farm. Remember  to bring your favourite teddy.   The children love to hear about the baby animals and their Mummies. Here is a little story about them…. I hope we see some animals. Do you think we might see sheep with the newborn baby … Read more Story about a trip to the farm.

I wonder which animals live on the farm? Have a chat….

You can have great fun with your little ones chatting about who might live on the farm. This is the time of year when you might see new born baby lambs. The children love hearing about baby animals and their Mums. I wonder will they get to see some baby chicks this spring ? Here … Read more I wonder which animals live on the farm? Have a chat….