Use half a circle of card and roll it into a cone shape. Staple, glue, or sellotape on feathers for the tail, draw a 'v' shaped beak, and glue on googly eyes. Too cute!
The children loved holding and stoking themselves (and each other) with the soft feathers.
We have been reading and acting out this hen poem. I also displayed these 'en' rime words so we can keep practicing reading and writing the sounds we have learnt.