Another week, another Eric Carle book! This time it was the turn of The Very Hungry Caterpillar – a firm Nursery favourite.

Using the book as our base, our activities that flowed from it included learning about the life cycle of a butterfly and representing it, reciting the days of the week, counting the items of food the caterpillar ate, colouring the food, creating a life cycle dance and yoga! The yoga was especially popular and something that we will certainly do again. We used the following you tube clip of you would like to try it at home!