Activities To Do At Home

These important skills will help your child to be ready for Reception:

  • If your child is not yet toilet trained then please start thinking about how to start the process.
  • Encouraging your child to walk or ride their bike or scooter when you go out for daily exercise.
  • Asking your child to put his/her own coat on.
  • Encouraging your child to feed himself/herself.
  • Giving your child lots of opportunities to practise drinking from a cup.
  • Encouraging your child to dress independently and put his/her own socks and shoes on.
  • Regularly asking your child to take turns and share toys.

Other Ideas

Below you will find:

- A selection of recipe cards to use with your child. If it is safe to do so you could shop for the ingredients with your child before baking with him/her.

- Slough Borough Council's 'bursts for learning' document. This outlines many different learning activities for children of different ages. 

- Our own document with some home learning ideas.

Banana Bread

Chocolate Cornflake Cakes

Coconut Cookies

Peanut Butter Cookies


Shortbread Biscuits

Sponge Cake

Unicorn Drops

March 2020 Learning From Home Ideas

May 2020 Slough Borough County Bursts for Learning

NSPCC Look, Say, Sing, Play early years resources

Health and Development