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By Jean EvansEarly Years consultant and author

Inspire children to experiment with adventurous language and empathise with favourite characters using role play and dressing up

Goldilocks girl playing with bear

Activities in this article:

  1. Goldilocks and the Three Bears
  2. Bob the Builder
  3. Cross-curricular activities

1. Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Reinforce early counting skills with ‘Goldilocks and the Three Bears’

Mathematics – Numbers

Development matters: Recite some number names in sequence (22–36 months); Recognise groups with one, two or three objects (30–50 months).

Early learning goal: Children count reliably with numbers from 1 to 20.

What you need

Long safety mirror; dresses for Goldilocks; brown card; three brown tabards or jumpers; chairs, bowls, spoons and beds in different sizes; role play area resources; ‘Bear circle-time cards’.

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