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

Mathematics

Numbers

Development matters: Sometimes match number and quantity correctly (30–50 months); Select the correct numeral to represent 1 to 5, then 1 to 9 objects (40–60+ months).

Early learning goal: Children count reliably with numbers from 1 to 20, place them in order and say which number is one more or one less than a given number. Using quantities and objects, they add and subtract two single-digit numbers and count on or back to find the answer. They solve problems, including doubling, halving and sharing.

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