English Reception/Year 1 Spring Letters and Postcards

Wait a minute Mr Postman

Teach the children, then some may enjoy Exploring and Playing while you lead Group Learning.

Mr Postmouse (suggested as 5 days)

Exploring and Playing

  1. Mr Postmouse's delivery map
  2. Letter writing station
  3. Post office role play
  4. Design a stamp

You Will Need

Essential texts
Here Comes Mr Postmouse by Marianne Dubuc

Group Reader
Dear Postman by Ruth Merttens

Group Readers

Dear Postman
Dear Postman is a super text for introducing letters to beginning readers. The animals write notes to the postman asking him to deliver their special treats, their patience is rewarded with a knock at the door. Readers will gain confidence with the repeated phrases and patterns of the book.

You can purchase printed copies of this Group Reader from Hamilton Education.