This week’s theme is send a letter.
You can practice fine motor skills, symbol sentences, copy writing, overwriting, letter formation to create your own letter or postcard. Maybe you want to send a friend a hug in the post!
Use the printable Royal Mail resources to create a picture or hug to send
Write a letter using symbols, pictures/symbols, practice overwriting. practice copywriting etc. We have a printable symbol resource you could use.
Make a card/postcard for a friend/family member
Practice posting letters (cut a rectangular hole into a cereal box to make a letterbox)
Practice peeling stickers and pretend to put stamps on envelopes
Re visit our Learning Hub section on fine motor skills or try these activities to practise.
Fine motor skill ideas: pegs on tubs, thread cheerios onto uncooked spaghetti or strawberry lace sweets, play dough, sticking buttons/bottle lids on a zigzag track on paper, posting straws into a tube, pegging socks on a line, threading spaghetti into a colander, using kitchen tongs to transfer small items between bowls, posting items into bottles etc.
Make playdough monsters- sticking in pipe cleaners or straws/ pasta for legs rice for hair etc
Mouse control game to practise fine motor skills
Playdough hand exercises for strengthening