English Reception/Year 1 Autumn Description, Letters and Greetings

Winter Lights and Christmas

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

Winter Lights (suggested as 5 days)

Exploring and Playing

  1. Firework pictures
  2. Build a dark space
  3. Shadow experiments
  4. Making Divas!

You Will Need

Essential texts
Firework Night: The Story of November 5th (provided in resources)

Group Readers
Rama and Sita by Ruth Merttens

Group Readers

Rama and Sita

This colourful retelling of the traditional tale of Rama and Sita will enchant beginning readers. Perfect for using when teaching about Diwali and looking at festivals of light.

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