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Catch up on all of the Bug Themed Activities and sign up for regular updates of the Storybook Summer activities, learning and crafts.

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Plz can i catch up on bug plz because ive got a child age 4
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Read a story ~ Paint the Ocean with this fantastic new book The Specific Ocean. Create an ocean memory picture and analyse text with this process art activity for kids.

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Explore memories and feelings with books and art. Fantastic suggestion to read The Specific Ocean and create paint memories of the beach and ocean
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No mess painting of a wonderful art canvas for kids - ideal for those children with SPD or that just don't like getting their hands messy. Bright Stanley is featured and you can't miss how we make the Canvas EXTRA bright.

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No mess painting technique perfect for kids that hate to get messy and produce a beautiful "bright" canvas the little extra would make it a perfect addition to a kids bedroom
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Week 2 of Storybook Summer is all about Oceans - and Tiddler by Julia Donaldson is a fantastic Storybook for younger kids. Use it to create some storytelling prompts and work on literacy language with your kids.

http://rainydaymum.co.uk/tiddler-story-telling-prompts
Simple to set up Ocean themed book activity for the fantastic children's storybook Tiddler by Julia Donaldson ideal for beginner and emergent readers.
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It's a fantastic book +Jodie Rodriguez my kids love it because it also teaches the messages of making up stories and how sometimes it comes back to bite you. Bit like a rhyming version of the boy who cried wolf
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Get measuring with Inch by Inch by Leo Lionni and our FREE Printable ruler and measuring activity

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Download the printable measuring sheet and get measuring with the book Inch by Inch by Leo Lionni
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Week 1 of Storybook Summer is all about Bugs - check out the first book Ten Little Ladybirds and these cute ladybug button clips you can make.

http://rainydaymum.co.uk/button-ladybugs-diy-learning-resource
Create your own little button ladybugs - these are perfect for use in maths centres, phonics work and more in the home and the classroom.
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Make you garden colorful year around with these Whimsical Beaded Garden Ornaments - make now and when winter comes there will be pretty beads bringing colour to the garden.

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DIY Whimsical beaded garden ornaments - keep the colours of summer throughout the year in the yard or garden with these simple summer craft for kids and get them to create their own Beaded Garden Ornaments
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Fabric Flag Garden Markers ~ get your garden growing with these fabric flag markers to make and connect with the book Garden Soup.

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DIY Garden flags to use as seed and garden markers - so easy as a perfect summer craft for kids
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Another Julia Donaldson book today for Storybook Summer - the fantastic The Snail and The Whale and a great storytelling wheel. I love this idea and could so easily adapt it for other stories to help on comprehension and retelling.

http://rainydaymum.co.uk/story-telling-wheel-the-snail-and-the-whale
Create a story wheel to help with comprehension and story telling language skills with kids based on the book The Snail and the Whale by Julia Donaldson
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nice concept
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I'm the biggest thing in the ocean - says the giant squid and what a great inspiration to work on comparing and sorting with this FREE printable PLUS a little bonus of a matching pairs game.

http://rainydaymum.co.uk/printable-ocean-comparing-and-matching-games
Download and printout these ocean comparing and matching games to play with your children and work on sorting, comparing and matching ocean animals.
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Help your older children understand the language of division with this Remainder of One Hands-on Division activity to work on you guessed it remainder when dividing.

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Hands-on division activity based on the book Remainder of One, linking learning with books and maths
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+Jodie Rodriguez me too especially with older children. Division is hard and understanding that remainder can be tricky this is such a great way to do it and fantastic book.

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Stained Glass Butterflies for the classic children's picture book The Very Hungry Caterpillar

http://rainydaymum.co.uk/stained-glass-butterfly-art
Beautiful stained glass effect butterfly art for kids to create. Ideal for linking learning with The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle.
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