The Gruffalo Planning and Resources - EYFS/Reception
Starting a topic on ‘The Gruffalo’? Make life easy with this collection of planning and 21 teaching resources.

The fully editable planning pack meets the requirements of the current EYFS.

The medium term overview details possible learning experiences, learning objectives and resources for each of the 7 areas of the EYFS curriculum.

The short term planning has a grid for each area of learning, showing learning objectives, resources, learning experiences and 'look, listen and note' guidance. There are 55 learning experiences planned in total, suitable to use over a half term topic.

This topic is suitable for Reception, although it could be adapted for younger children.

Many of the resources support the activities described in the planning pack. They include maths activities, writing opportunities, simple texts to decode, thinking skills games and more.
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  • Gruffalo-Pack.png
  • The-Gruffalo-Planning.doc
  • C-L-Gruffalo-Menus.pdf
  • C-L-Order-Beg---End-Cards.pdf
  • C-L-Story-Plan.pdf
  • C-L-Thinking-Skills-Games-Pt-1.pdf
  • C-L-Thinking-Skills-Games-Pt-2.pdf
  • L-Book-Review.pdf
  • L-Fact-File-Writing-Frame.pdf
  • L-Menu-Writing-Frame.pdf
  • L-Poster-Writing-Frame.pdf
  • L-Sentence-Match.pdf
  • L-Speech-Bubble-Frames.pdf
  • M-Gruffalo-Footprints.pdf
  • M-Hiding-Place-Character-Pictures.pdf
  • M-Nut-Game.pdf
  • M-Prickle-Game-Cards.pdf
  • M-Snake-Pattern-Sheet.pdf
  • PD-Woodland-Creatures.pdf
  • PSED-Gruffalo's-Child-Letter.pdf
  • PSED-Woodland-Pictures.ppt
  • L-Mouse-Rhyming-Trail.pdf
  • PSED-Challenge-Features.pdf

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Created: Feb 12, 2015

Updated: Feb 22, 2018


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