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Ideas for the letter P


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Activities

Make some playdoh

Make some playdoh together to play with. You will need   


Mix all the ingredients and knead until smooth. Playdoh can be covered and kept in the refrigerator for later use. It should keep for about a week. If it goes mouldy or starts to smell funny, throw it in the bin.
Once you’ve made your playdoh, use it to make things beginning with p, e.g. a penguin, a picnic, or a princess. What else can you think of?


Potato printing

Cut some potatoes in half. Use a felt pen to draw a square on the flat surface. Cut away the potato around the square to leave it raised. Now you will need some paper to print on, a paper plate and some poster paint. Pour some poster paint onto the plate and press the potato shape onto it. Then press the potato onto the paper to print a square. You could make patterns using the square and one colour, or you could use different colours, or make other potato print shapes.


Make some pizza

Follow this easy recipe to make pizza with pita bread (no need to make dough!)

Postman Pat 4 in a box

Pesky Pirates

The Jolly Postman by Janet and Allan Ahlberg

Puzzle

Game

Books

Rhymes

Polly Put The Kettle On

Polly put the kettle on,
Polly put the kettle on,
Polly put the kettle on,
We'll all have tea.

Sukey take it off again,
Sukey take it off again,
Sukey take it off again,
They've all gone away.


Pussy-cat, Pussy-cat

"Pussy-cat, pussy-cat, where have you been?"
"I've been to London to visit the Queen."
"Pussy-cat, pussy-cat, What did you there?"
"I caught a little mouse under the chair."

Penguin Small by Mick Inkpen

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