The Shopping Basket book study- John Burningham

The Shopping Basket book study- John Burningham
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A bumper resource pack for the popular story

‘The Shopping Basket' by John Burningham

The pack includes:


Display banner- a long colourful banner for your display

Display border- a colourful display border to print out as many times as you need for a display board of any size

Word cards- words on shopping baskets relating to the story

Word and picture flashcards- coloured pictures of each of the animals and foods in the story and the words

Shopping and animal posters- A4 posters with each animal and food on with the name


A4 word card- an A4 word card with words and pictures for the children to use when writing about the story

Shopping alphabet- a lovely alphabet line on the different foods in the shopping basket

Writing sheets- a set of writing sheets with borders for the children to write on and use in the writing area

Speech bubble worksheets- fill in the speech bubbles to show what the characters are saying

Writing worksheet- write about the different animals in the story

Shopping list worksheet- label the different items in the shopping basket

Favourite part of the story- draw and write about your favourite part of the story


Basket number line- a number line to 50 on shopping baskets

Counting cards- count the objects from 1-10

Size ordering worksheets- order the character props by size- in colour and also black and white

Counting worksheets- count the number of items in each shopping basket

Money worksheet- colour the correct coins to pay for each item of food- 2 different levels

Number worksheet- draw the correct number of foods


Picture bingo- collect the characters and foods for your bingo board

Matching pairs- find the picture matching pairs

Number dominoes- a colourful domino game to make and play

Shopping game- collect the different foods needed for your shopping basket by spinning the spinner


Picture jigsaws- cut out and reassemble the jigsaws of the different characters

Tracing sheets- trace the pictures on the dotted lines

Stick puppets- colour and make your own character stick puppets

Face masks- colour and decorate the face masks

Play dough mats- make the correct number of items in each shopping basket

Matching worksheet- match each character to the correct food

Colouring- a collection of colouring worksheets

Make a 3D basket- cut out and make a shopping basket

Drawing worksheet- draw the correct items in the shopping basket


Sequence pictures- a set of coloured pictures to use when retelling the story

Face masks- a set of coloured character face masks to use when retelling the story or making up new stories

Stick puppets- coloured stick puppets to use when retelling the story

Large character and food pictures to match

Please note: The art work used in these resources has been produced by ourselves. It is not associated with, or endorsed by the authors or publishers of the story, or any related stories or products.
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