This tale - acted out by children - will help to develop your child’s language and literacy skills, especially their listening skills. Watching it together is a great way of encouraging your child to enjoy the whole process of storytelling. The activity is also a fun, interactive way for your child to become more aware of cultural festivals and celebrations.
How to extend the magic
Explain that St David is the patron saint of Wales. Welsh people often mark the day by wearing daffodils (pinned onto their clothes). You could have a go at making a beautiful tissue paper daffodil - click on the Make & Colour pages and search for 'St David's Day - Paper Daffodil' (where you'll find details of how to make it). You can learn more about St David's Day by visiting the Watch & Listen area of the CBeebies website. Click on ‘Preparing for St David's Day' to find out how one girl gets ready for the special day by helping to making a huge red dragon!