Discovering autumn in EYFS

Resources team
02nd September 2019
Autumn leaves found by nursery and reception children on an outdoor walk

Planning resources and outdoor activity ideas to help young learners explore seasonal changes

The leaves are changing colour, the days are getting shorter and it’s definitely getting colder. As sad as you may be to see summer go, why not make the most of the seasonal changes by bringing them into the classroom? We’ve brought together top resources to help you plan learning opportunities both in and outdoors.

Autumn powerpoint

A powerpoint about the changes that occur in Autumn that I made for my Reception class.
By philippa.beck

Autumn topic web EYFS

four week plan cross curricular
By ORLA279

Play through the seasons - Booklet

Booklet to inspire children with outdoor play ideas for autumn. Get kids outdoors exploring and bring the outdoors into your classroom with this fresh activity from the Woodland Trust's nature detectives website.
By naturedetectives

Autumn Walk

A simple sheet for children to use during and autumn walk or hunt. Children have to look for the objects on the sheet and record when they have found them.
By essentials4earlyyears

Autumn Maths Games

This pack is full of Autumn themed maths games suitable for Reception children and upwards. They will support and encourage early number recognition, counting and addition.
By jof78

Recipes - Recipe Booklet

Yummy cakes and treats! Bring the outdoors into your classroom with this inspiring activity from the Woodland Trust's nature detectives website.
By naturedetectives

Exploring Autumn Resources for EYFS

A topic web and continuous provision plan to introduce autumn to EYFS children.

Also includes an activity plan for making fat cakes for birds - great for when discussing hibernating animals and how animals who don't hibernate find food in winter.
By MagicalEYFS

Autumn song early years Movement /P.E. session

Autumn song suitable for early years Movement /P.E. session

By siwsi

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