Activities for Individual Learning Through Rhyme

Activities for Individual Learning Through Rhyme

By: Christine Baillie (author), Wendy Bowkett (author)Paperback

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This title features over 70 highly practical activities using number rhyme and nursery rhyme for early years practitioners to use with little or no preparation. Containing over 70 tried-and-tested activities, "Activities for Individual Learning through Rhyme" is a practical resource which takes a cross-curricular thematic approach and uses the themes of number rhymes and nursery rhymes to explore the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS). This thematic approach saves preparation and teaching time for practitioners and provides children with more effective and engaging activities. It also familiarises children with the more sophisticated cross-curricular projects they will encounter in the primary school. Activities are clustered around particular number rhymes and nursery rhymes and each set of activities is clearly linked to the EYFS goals. "Activities for Individual Learning through Rhyme" is a highly practical invaluable resource book for all early years practitioners.

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About Author

Wendy Bowkett has worked in early years' settings for over 30 years and ran her own private day nursery for 15 years. She is still actively engaged in working with young children: she runs creative craft clubs and works part-time at a Montessori nursery. Christine Baillie has worked in early years' settings for over 20 years. She is a mum of three and currently works for a charity supporting children and their families in a school in Wellingborough.


About the Book; Tips and Shortcuts; Part I: Number Rhymes; 1. Five Little Mice; 2. Five Peas in a Pea Pod; 3. Five Brown Teddies; 4. Five Fat Sausages; 5. Five Cheeky Monkeys; 6. Five Blue Aliens; 7. Five Baby Elephants; Part II: Nursery Rhymes; 8. Humpty Dumpty; 9. Incy Wincy Spider; 10. Sing a Song of Sixpence; 11. Baa Baa Black Sheep; 12. The Grand Old Duke of York; 13. Polly Put the Kettle On; 14. Twinkle Twinkle Little Star.

Product Details

  • publication date: 08/04/2010
  • ISBN13: 9781441168399
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 224
  • ID: 9781441168399
  • weight: 590
  • ISBN10: 1441168397

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