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English and Topic challenge

Good Morning Reception!!!


This week we are going to be look at the story of The Day The Crayons Quit.


Your topic challenge this week is to create a picture that uses all of the colours in your crayon set.

The Day the Crayons Quit

Monday 08.02.21

Today we would like you to write a list.

Think about your favourite colour and write down/draw as many objects as you can that are that colour.

Tuesday 09.02.21

Today we would like you to write a letter to your favourite colour. 

Please use the template below. Think about why you like that colour and what your favourite thing to draw using that colour.


Wednesday 10.02.21

Today we would like you to pick two of the crayons from the story and tell (or write) us why that crayon was upset from their letter to Duncan.


Thursday 11.02.21

Today we would like you to see how many colours you can find in the word search.

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Friday 12.02.21

Today we would like you to watch the sequel to 'The Day The Crayons Quit'. After you have watched the story can you discuss with an adult which story you preferred and give a reason why?