What the Ladybird Heard
What the Ladybird Heard is an engaging adventure that shows us how even the smallest creatures can save the day!
Apart from farm animal vocabulary, this story is great for learning prepositions and acquiring direction language. Of course,the kids love joining in with the animal noises too!
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Kids Club English Resources
A whole lot of integrated skills practice with only one sheet of paper. Perfect for working on a farm theme or to complement a farm song or story such as ‘Old Macdonald Had a Farm’ or ‘Oh Dear!’ Choose from several variations for kids to fold, cut, stick, colour, draw and write. Follow the activity procedure to create a whole lesosn or series of lessons.
11 separate resources with a range of different templates for each craft and worksheet. Includes flashcards, mini-cards, jigsaws, board games, mini-books, line-matching sheets, roleplay masks/puppets, graphing dice & sheets, find and stick activities and a small world play craft.
Teach key vocabulary and phrases from the story in a fun game-like way with these What the Ladybird Heard Flashcards and Game Cards. English through play! Includes game suggestions and activity ideas.
Perfect for imaginative fun, story retelling and language practice, this What the Ladybird Heard – Small world play craft is simple and easy to make. Choose from a variety of templates to suit your needs and learning goals.
Make your very own Click, Clack, Moo mini-book. Practise sequencing, develop useful language and get creative! Includes detailed activity suggestions.
Writing and Drawing templates to complement Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type. Perfect for a creative follow-up to reading this story.
These card sets come with detailed Activity Suggestions on games to play to bring the story language to life.
Farm Animal songs
Prepositions and position songs
Digital Farm animals Games
Play these games directly on mobile, tablet, computer or interactive whiteboard. Pause the timer by clicking on the time in the top right corner.
Farm animals pairs game
Find the pairs of animals from What the Ladybird Heard.
Spin the wheel! You have the choice to eliminate animals when you land on them. See below for some activity suggestions.
- Spin and say – Nominate a child to spin the wheel. When the wheel stops, do something! For example, name the animal; run and touch a flashcard of the animal; walk around the room like the animal; make the animal noise, etc.
- What’s Missing? – Get the children to turn around, and spin the wheel. Press ‘eliminate’. Can they identify what’s missing?
- Spin and find – Mix things up! Play both games at once. Spin the Random wheel, then try to find the tile with that animal.