Use 'beans' as a theme!

For ages 3-5, just some floor space needed, and 20mins of FUN!I’ve used this fun activity for as long as I can remember. It is a great way of developing a child’s co-ordination/gross motor skills. ...more

Build a minibeast hotel!

When children see insects/bugs in their natural environment it can provide a realistic understanding of how harmless these tiny creatures really are. An average garden has approximately 2,000 different species of insects/bugs. In order to understand the conditions that minibeasts prefer take your child on an exploration of a garden. Plan this carefully together. What resources will you need in order to examine the insects/bugs?Talk to your child about the importance of carefully handling insects and placing them into a safe tub or jar in order to get a better look....more