Create a sock puppet based on a favourite story character. Show your child how to use the puppet to retell the story the character appears in.
Watch Eric Carle’s "Slowly, slowly, slowly," said the Sloth or Rumble in the Jungle. Once your child is familiar with the story, they can read along or join in with familiar sentences.
In the Garden Ask your child to go and read in a sunny spot in the garden. How did it make them feel reading outside?
Some of our everyday food comes from the rainforest. Your child can look in the kitchen cupboards and identify foods with the ‘Rainforest Alliance’ logo.
Chocolate! Help your child to look through cookery books for a recipe involving chocolate. Ask them to use decoding skills to read some of the ingredients. They can learn about where chocolate derives from in this clip:
Resources: How does the cacao tree grow?