The Shoe and the Clue

Dance Drama Music Age 0-5

Take your children on a wildlife journey through a series of animated videos, where they will discover Australian animals, learn about zoos, and be introduced to a mysterious creature called a Thingamedoo.

Guided by Zoë Barry, a skilled performer, composer and educator, children explore phonemic awareness through role play, character creation, zoos and more.

The lessons encourage children to participate in creative group work and support the development of their collaboration and cooperation skills.

This resource inspires children with bite-size information about animals and invites them to participate in their own animal orchestra!

  • Five 30-minute lessons to guide your children through the Early Years content as they learn about the performing arts and animals
  • Teacher Pack to ensure alignment with the Early Years Learning Framework
  • A stunning Magical story map poster that’s will capture children’s imagination
  • Ideas for differentiation, to ensure lessons can be tailored to suit your children
  • Ideas and creative opportunities for your children to develop their social and emotional skills