Isabella’s Garden – activities and videos to download from first 3 weeks

Monday 11th May – This is the Soil

This week we explored the soil and how to plant our seeds.  Isabella is helping us to make our own plant pots from cardboard rolls. Download Isabella’s activity sheet here

Our song this week ‘Wriggle, wriggle little Worm’ can be sung to the tune of Twinkle Twinkle Little Star – here are the words

Click on the photo below to see Kate telling Isabella’s story discovering the magic of soil.

 

Monday 18th May – These are the Seeds

This week we have found some seeds to plant in the plant pots we made last week and our story is the Tiny Seed by Eric Carle.

Here is a link to this weeks poem by Jenny Dodge and to our Activity sheet here

You can watch Part 1 of These are the Seeds here:

Monday 25th May – This is the Rain

This week we are talking about the rain and our featured book is The First Book of Nature by Nicola Davis.

Incy Wincy Spider has been climbing up the spout and we have added a colouring sheet here

And we will hear all about the Rain in Jenny’s Poem that you can read too

The rainstick is a traditional instrument thought to have originated in Chile, where cactus spines are inserted into dried, hollowed-out cactus branches that are then filled with pebbles, raw rice, or dried beans. We are going to be making rainsticks with Isabella this week and here are your instructions

Click on the image below to watch our story with Kate and Isabella

This is Rain – we are singing in the Rain