Day 1 (Monday 11th January 2021)
Sing If you’re happy and you know it, but your child can clap their hands 10 times, counting as they do so. If you’re happy and you know it clap your hands, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10! If you’re’ happy and you know it clap your hands, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 10! Etc. make sure your child is clapping in time as they count. Repeat for stamping feet.
Day 2 (Tuesday 12th January 2021)
Count 10 soft toys as you put them in a hoop. How many toys are in the hoop? Can your child show 10 fingers? Remove one toy. And now? Your child is to show 9 fingers. Repeat removing one, trying to build up pace so your child can count backwards, showing fingers each time until you have removed all the toys. How many now? The hoop is empty, zero!
Day 3 (Wednesday 13th January 2021)
Roll a dice. Ask your child to clap this number of times altogether. Repeat for other actions, stamping feet, flinging out hands in star patterns, or making animal noises, woof, woof, woof, woof!
Day 4 (Thursday 14th January 2021)
Look at the number line sheet in your pack (It is also attached below). Does your child know the missing numbers? Can they write it in the space provided?
Day 5 (Friday 15th January 2021)Go on a number hunt around the house. Can your child write down all the numbers that they find?