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A tale from our core book pack

So Much

  • Read the story to your child
  • Talk about who is in your family
  • Who is the tallest; who is the shortest?
  • Who is the baby in your family?
  • Talk about the actions in the story, can you act them out?
  • Who is your favourite person in the story?
  • Count together how many are in the family?
  • Who would you invite to your party?
  • They had a cake at their party, what would you have at your party?
  • How does the story end?

Beyond So Much


Play a ‘who is taller’ game:

  • Get everyone in the family to stand in a line and order them according to height – who is the tallest? How do you know?
  • Talk together about your extended family
  • How many are in your family?
  • Have a pretend party with your toys, would there be presents?
  • Talk together about the celebrations you have in your family

Useful Websites for So Much


Oliver Thomas – How Much

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