Our Snow topic is packed with ideas to take you right through the winter months. What do you wish for at Christmas time? The Christmas Wish, written by children's author Clare Bevan and illustrated by Simon and James Walmesley, is a modern fairytale featuring one small boy, a wish and a magical journey.
- The A2 poster is a snowy image by naive artist Judy Joel. On the back of the poster you will find a letter from the artist as well as ideas for exploring the painting through storytelling and art.
- A3 poster – One child and a dog have never been so inspirational with our Russian snow image.
- A4 poster – Raymond Briggs Snowman.
Literacy: Our story opens up a winter wonderland of literacy activities, covering reading, writing, and speaking and listening for all age groups. Together with 'The Christmas Wish playscript', as well as a feast of fun poems and raps, you have all you need to stage a memorable Christmas performance.
Science: Discover a whole host of wintry science activities and some fun in the great outdoors.
History: Find out more about Scott of the Antarctic and explore diaries and real-life accounts with our radio play. With snow, gadgets, a mission and turmoil, it has plenty of boy appeal.
Geography: We go on a snow goose's journey.
Numeracy: More fun maths ideas and a festive board game linked to our children's story.