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Schemes of Work

3.0 WRITING READINESS ACTIVITIES

• Guide children in joining with string to form

• ODjects for

patterns

threading

•Threading

• strings

• Children to scriDDle and doodle using

• Blunt

different surfaces

needles • chalk

• Children to draw pictures and colour or

• Charcoal

•ScriDDling and doo

paint them within margins

• Crayons

dling

• Draw shapes and pictures for children to

• Papers

colour or paint within margins

* Colours

• Demonstrate how to make patterns using

• Brushes

•Colouring and paint

different alphaDetical letters

• Containers

ing

• Children to make patterns using letters of

• Paint

the alphaDet

• Papers

• Children to trace shapes, letters pictures

• Pencils

and diagrams(provide a variety of pictures

• Crayons

•Patterm writing

and diagrams for children to trace)

• Colours

• Children to trace letters of the alphaDet

• Chalk

• Make different pictures of oDjects for

• Charcoal

children to copy

• Tracingpaper

•Tracing and copying

• Make dotted shapes and pictures for

• Pencils

children to complete Dy joining dots • Provide adequate modelling material for

• colours

children to model letters and oDjects

• Clay

• Provide different paper materials with

• Playdouogh

•Modeling

letters for children to cut and paste tetters

* Plasticine

• Children to cut letters and make patterns

• Picture

• Guide children to write their names

• Dooks

• Children write their names

• Magazines

•Cutting and pasting

• Children to write three to four letter words

• Paste and

letters

• Children to write the first letters of the

glue

•Writing own name

names of family memDers and domestic

• Manila

•Writing three to four

animals

• Scissors

letter words

• Children to trace letters of their own names

• Flash cards

• Guide children to write their own names and

• Name cards

other simple three to four letter words

*    Letter charts

*    Pencils

*    Papers

*    crayons