Little Red Hen


Literacy, Mathematics, Sharing, Growing Food, Problem Solving.

Age Group: 3-7

Little Red Hen sees the use of puppets, storytelling and cookery exploration to guide the children through a journey that is part of a active learning experience. Looking at the concepts of growing and sharing, the children travel with the Little Red Hen around the farmyard, meet the animals and solve the problem of how Hen will make bread by herself.



Addresses the following areas of learning in the EYFS and KS1 Curriculum: 

  • Communication and Language.

  • Use spoken language to develop understanding through speculating, imagining and exploring ideas. 

  • Literacy.

  • Expressive Arts.


Outcomes / Children will:

  • Engage in mathematical problem solving.

  • Practice critical thinking about sharing and cooperation.

  • Learn about the processes involved in growing food and baking bread.

  • Develop vocabulary and literacy skills. 

Access a comprehensive resource pack with follow-up activities which allow you to expand on learning from the workshop after our visit. 

To book or Enquire

Touring: Spring 
Runtime: 90 Minutes 
Audience Capacity: Maximum 35 students per workshop

Requirements: School Hall or Large Cleared Classroom