The Jolly Christmas Postman (Reception and KS1)

Set off on a sensory adventure to deliver season’s greetings.

Book now for November and December 2024!

  • The Jolly Christmas Postman

    Deliver festive cheer to fairy tale characters in a sensory literacy adventure. Spot festive traditions, and use song, rhyme and Makaton signs to bring the story to life.

    Students will:

    • Learn how Christmas post is collected, sorted and delivered
    • Discover characters from traditional tales
    • Understand how the seasons affect the job of a postal worker


    Curriculum Links

    • Reception: Communication and Language, Understanding the world, Literacy
    • KS1: Literacy
  • Session information:

    • Reception and KS1 
    • 45 minutes  
    • Max 35 students  
    • Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday (November and December)


    Visit activities:
    The Jolly Christmas Postman, Exhibitions, Lunch slot, Mail Rail ride, Sorted! (optional)

    Visit cost:

    • The Jolly Christmas Postman with Mail Rail ride: £180 per class
    • The Jolly Christmas Postman with Mail Rail ride and Sorted!: £220 per class


Learning resources

The Jolly Postman learning resources

What teachers tell us

“The children had a fantastic day, engaged and immersed in the world and job of ‘The Jolly Postman.” – Year 1 teacher