- 7 raspberries
- 7 hulled strawberries
Once available in Britain for just a brief period during the summer, strawberries are now a year…
- 7 tangerine segments
- 7 cubes peeled mango
- 7 peeled pineapple chunks
With its tuft of spiky, dusty green leaves and cross-hatched, golden orange skin, the pineapple…
- 7 peeled kiwi fruit chunks
The brown and hairy exterior of this egg-shaped fruit doesn't look promising, but inside it…
- 7 green grapes
- 7 red grapes
- 14 blueberries
Blueberries are one of the few edibles native to North America and credited with being…
Take 7 wooden skewers and thread the following fruit onto each – 1 raspberry, 1 hulled strawberry, 1 tangerine segment, 1 cube of peeled mango, 1 chunk of peeled pineapple, 1 chunk of peeled kiwi, 1 green and 1 red grape, and finish off with 2 blueberries. Arrange in a rainbow shape and let everyone help themselves.
Fruity mathsKeep younger kids' brains ticking over in the holidays by encouraging them to add up the fruit as they go along. They can also help with writing a shopping list for the fruit or paying for it at the till.