Stick Raft Building STEM Project. Can you build a raft that really floats? How much weight can your stick raft carry? Can your raft cope in a real stream? This STEM challenge is great fun for kids and a super way to get them stretching and developing their skills and engaging with Nature.
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Ready, steady, slow! See how we use SNAIL RACING to learn SNAIL FACTS. This is such a fun ANIMAL SCIENCE activity for the whole family to enjoy together and a great way for kids to learn about our slimy garden snail friends.
Isn’t the butterfly life cycle just amazing? Kids can have lots of fun outside at this time of year spotting caterpillars and butterflies and now you can follow this up with a nature inspired, adorably cute, CATERPILLAR and BUTTERFLY craft. This is a great craft for the under 5’s and super for building their fine motor skills too.
Do your kids love all things circus? Release their inner clown making and playing with these easy no-sew juggling balls. Juggling is a fun activity to develop gross motor skills, balance, co-ordination and of course patience and determination too!
Here’s a fun challenge…can you build a nest using natural materials just like real birds do? NO GLUE OR TAPE ALLOWED!!! This “Make A Birds Nest” STEAM project is a fun way to challenge your kids and get them testing out their ideas and problem solving.
Have your kids had a say in how their bedroom is decorated? We’ve been working with Dulux this week to bring you this fun Jungle Scene Playset to go with their exciting Jungle themed bedroom design. This playset looks amazing but is so easy to make using toilet paper roll crafts. It’s such a great way to spark creativity and imaginative play in your little animal lover.
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It’s never too early to start introducing creative activities to children. Here are 12 fun process art painting activities for babies and toddlers that will allow them to interact with paint in a multitude of different ways. Some of these activities are super messy fun, stimulating all of the senses and some are mess free for those times when you need it clean and easy! Each will allow your baby or toddler to explore, experiment and create in their own unique way. Enjoy.
I’ve got a bright and cheerful Easter Egg Suncatcher Craft for you today. They look beautiful in the window with the sun shining through them and you can use them for hanging outside for Easter egg hunts too.
We’re focusing on Fairtrade Fortnight with a fun and tasty recipe for Banana Ice Cream Popsicles that your kids are going to love to make and munch! I adore that this recipe is healthy so we can all indulge in something sweet and delicious knowing we’re actually getting one of our five a day too!
How much fun does “Art You Can Eat” sound? Your kids are going to be so excited to see what we’ve been up to this week! Think vibrant colours, think tasty sweet treats, think rainbows! Come and check out our newest EDIBLE PAINT RECIPE and get the kids busy creating their own RAINBOW BREAD MASTERPIECES.
We’ve got some HOMEMADE CHOCOLATE POPSICLES that are such a fun way for kids of all ages to get creative in the kitchen. Quick, easy and cheap to make these tasty treats are great for creative play dates or as little gifts for friends.