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The Three Little Pigs Home Learning

Home Learning Tasks

The 3 Little Pigs

Read the story of The 3 little pigs here

Watch the story of The 3 little pigs here

After reading and watching the story, encourage your child to answer these questions:



  • What did the first little pig build his house of?
  • Was it strong?
  • What did the wolf say to the pigs?
  • What did the second pig build his house of?
  • What was the strongest house made of?
  • Why do you think that the wolf wanted to eat the pigs?
  • What happened to the wolf at the end of the story?
  • How do you think the wolf felt?
  • What would you use to build your own house?

Once your child has listened to, and watched the story many times help them to make a story map. A story map is simple pictures and words putting the story in order so that they can read and retell the story again and again.

Can your child draw a picture of the big bad wolf from the story?

They might like you to help them to write some things about him, eg sharp teeth, brown fur. Perhaps they could have a go at writing the words themselves, you could write for them or how about making a video of your child describing the wolf. Send in your pictures and videos to [email protected] – we would love to see them and put some on the website for others to see.

Can you count how many pigs there are?

How many wolves can you count?

How many red brick houses are there?

How many yellow houses can you see?
How many houses altogether?

Can you practice writing some numbers?

Can you identify all the sounds in this garden game?

Click on the link and enter the code BV6570

More fun and practical activities to enjoy:

 Cloud Dough

1 part conditioner.

2 parts corn flour

Food colouring (optional) That’s it! …

Pour in the corn flour.

Give the mixture a good stir.

Step 4 (optional) Add a few drops of food colouring- pink


How to make:

Step 1:Pour your conditioner into a bowl

Step 2: Pour in the corn flour

Step 3:Give the mixture a good stir

Step 4 (optional)Add a few drops of food colouring

Step 5 Mix well using your hands. This part smells delicious!

Step 6 Have FUN moulding, squishing, shaping and playing with your new Playdough!

Make your cloud dough-

Use your dough to make the 3 pigs.

Can you make the three little pigs houses- you could use different size boxes… house of straw, sticks, bricks?

Can you build the house of bricks- you could use Lego/Duplo.

Can you write a letter to the pigs from the wolf……? What do you think the wolf would say?

Can you find some sticks and make the second pigs house?

Can you make a pig biscuit?

Can you draw the big bad wolf?