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.
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!
Have you or the kids used a simple plastic pom pom maker before? They are amazing! We’ve been putting ours to good use making a beautiful rainbow pom pom mobile that will look adorable in a nursery, bedroom or classroom. It’s bright and cheery and a great way to use up those yarn scraps.
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!
Have you heard of Sugru? It’s the world’s “first mouldable glue that turns into rubber”. What? Crazy huh!
There are hundreds of practical uses for Sugru around the home and I couldn’t resist getting creative and trying a bit of Sugru crafting too! This colourful rubber DIY JACKS GAME has been so easy to make and such fun to play with.
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.