The Town Mouse and Country Mouse

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By Tracey BrandEditor of Nursery Education PLUS

This tale of differing ways of life will help children to understand other lifestyles and experiences, while thinking about empathy and being friends

The Town Mouse and Country Mouse

Activities in this article:

  1. Door numbers
  2. Mouse play
  3. Cross-curricular links

1. Door numbers

Match the correct card

EYFS Area of learning > Mathematics > Numerical Patterns

What you need

‘Mouse food’ and ‘Street doors’ activity sheets from the back of the ‘Once upon a time’ poster, ideally laminated; a selection of natural objects; two toy mice; bricks or boxes (such as a shoe box or cereal box).

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