The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Developing Recall and Writing Skills
The Very Hungry Caterpillar ate lots of food – he was very full!
Can you remember the names of the food he ate?
Can you draw the food he ate?
To challenge yourselves, have a go at writing the initial sound for the food items you have drawn.
Can you continue the colourful patterns?
Remember, a pattern is a sequence that repeats itself – “red, green, red, green…”
Count the number of circles on each caterpillar.
Can you say the total number of circles?
Can you write the number?
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Writing - What is your favourite food?
The Very Hungry Caterpillar loves to eat lots of different foods.
What is your favourite food?
Draw a picture of your favourite food and write the initial sound for the food item drawn.
Let's Create, Draw or Paint
Draw or paint a picture of a caterpillar or a butterfly.
What colours do you need?
What different body parts do you need to draw?
Talk to an adult about your picture.