There are lots of fruits in the story Handa's Surprise, can you find a selection of fruit - they could be all the same type such as lots of tangerines or they could be different types of fruit. Can you sort your fruit by size? Start with the smallest and work through to the largest.
Personal, Social, Emotional Development
In the story Handa's Surprise, Handa takes her friend Akeyo some fruit. Can you talk about a friend of yours? Maybe you have different friends. What things do they like? What do you like about them? Why are they good friends? Do you think you are a good friend? Can you draw or create a picture of you and your friend? Can you talk about your picture? Perhaps you could use the sounds you hear in words to write a label for your picture. What is your friend called? What sound does their name start with?