Discovering autumn in EYFS

Resources and activity ideas to support early years pupils as they explore the seasonal changes that occur when summer transitions into autumn

Tes Resources Team

Autumn Leaves Found By Nursery & 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 Maths Games
jof78

Autumn Maths Games

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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.
Autumn Walk
essentials4earlyyears

Autumn Walk

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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.
Play through the seasons - Booklet
naturedetectives

Play through the seasons - Booklet

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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.