The changing seasons can excite and inspire curious young minds. The sights and sounds to be experienced throughout the year fire up children's imaginations as they learn about the world around them. Beginning with the story, My Scamper Through The Seasons this musical activity book and CD brings the magic of nature's calendar into your classroom through the adventures of Fiddy Field Mouse, Huckleberry Hedgehog and a host of other characters. The Start With A Story... series has been specially designed by Ann Bryant for the Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum, using a story as a powerful starting point from which songs, poems and drama activities can emerge. Ann is an award-winning author of over 90 books that include children’s fiction, music education resources and books about emotions, families and friendships for older children
Ideal for specialist and non-specialist Early Years teachers, Seasons is a rich teaching resource to inspire and inform your lesson plans. The pack contains :
A specially-written song to illustrate each chapter of the story A range of suggested activities for each chapter, with brilliant ideas for games, poems, songs, movement, drama, role-play and more. A CD with all the music and audio tracks to bring the story to life. All the songs are presented with a vocal demonstration and backing track. All you need is a space and a selection of simple percussion instruments !