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Queen’s Platinum Jubilee ideas for children at home

Queen Elizabeth II has reigned for 70 years which makes her the longest reigning British monarch, and the longest reigning female monarch in history. The Platinum Jubilee is an anniversary of her ascension to the throne on 2nd June 1953. Here we share some Queen’s Platinum Jubilee ideas you might like to try at home […]

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World Wildlife Day nature activities for children

World Wildlife Day is about raising awareness of the ways we can protect our natural world. Almost a quarter of all species on Earth are at risk of becoming extinct in the next 50 years which means we are in danger too. People of all ages need to work together to protect nature and ourselves. […]

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Easy pancake recipes for children

Hooray it’s Pancake Day, so we are sharing easy pancake recipes for children and unusual topping ideas they might like to try. Traditionally Pancake Day (Shrove Tuesday) was the day to use up all your eggs and fats before the beginning of Lent on Ash Wednesday. Also traditionally, (or often?) pancakes are served with sugar, […]

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Engineering Week projects children can do at home

Engineering Week in February celebrates the different ways that engineering is part of our everyday lives, from our washing machines and cars to our mobile phones and toys. Here we share some engineering projects your child might like to try at home. Challenge your mini Brunel to build these fantastic bridges and towers. How tall/wide/strong […]

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Fantastic children’s activities to celebrate Chinese New Year 2022

Find out about Chinese New Year and join in the 2022 celebrations with these super-easy, super-fun children’s activities, recipes and games. What is Chinese New Year all about? There are a few legends surrounding the origins of the Chinese New Year. According to one such legend thousands of years ago a monster called Nian always […]

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