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Week 29 – Puddle Spot & Splash

This weeks p52 embraces the rain. Grab your wellies and waterproofs (we definitely recommend waterproof trousers for this one to stop those soggy legs) and head outside. You will need:  Warm waterproof clothes Wellies Stickers – for younger kids pepper pig stickers work well A park to walk in A …

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Week 28 – Go On A Nature Photoshoot

So here we are in the middle of winter still determined to get outside with the kids. This week we’ve decided to encourage the kids to have a go at some photography. You can either use digital cameras on smartphones, iPads etc or a disposable one from somewhere like boots.  …

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Week 27 – Go On A Moon Walk

As the evenings begin so much earlier at this time of year, this week’s Project 52 involves a very exciting moon walk.  You will need: Warm clothes Binoculars or a small telescope if you have one A torch A book on the moon or a print out from the internet …

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Week 26 – Make Your Reindeer Food

Christmas is close and the Reindeer are going to need something to keep them going on their busiest night of the year. Grab the kids, wrap up warm and head outside to make your reindeer food. You will need: Oats Sprinkles or coloured sugar A small bag Some pretty ribbon …

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Week 25 – Make A Home-Made “Santa Stop Here Sign”

You will need: Santa and Friends printable CLICK HERE TO VIEW AND PRINT Wood or thick cardboard Sellotape/sticky back plastic or varnish Glue Scissors Paints red and green work well Sharpie black or brown Glitter Stencil You will need to: Cut out your chosen sign shape Paint the background of …

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Week 24 – Pine Cone Mini-Christmas Trees

This week we’ve gone all festive, taken some pine cones and converted them into mini Christmas trees. You will need: Pine cones Green paint (we used metalic but normal poster paint will also work well) Large paintbrush Mini pom poms Glue or strong glue dots You will need to: Dry the …

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Week 22 -Make a Weather Vane

The wind has certainly been blowing these past few days. This weeks Project 52 came about after my you get son said he was “scared of the wind”. With this in mind we wanted to help him feel less “scared’ by doing an activity all about wind and making a …

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Week 21 – Leaf Pets

This is one of the simplest project 52’s we have done so far and one of the most fun. Enjoy a lovely winter walk to collect the leaves and then head back home to decide what pets they are to become. What you will need: A selection of leaves Tippex …

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Week 20 – Bring Art Inside

This week we are looking to nature for inspiration for some fabulous inside art. Pack up some paper, crayons and a small bag, take a walk and collect the following: Leaves – choose different sizes and types, the more the better. Pieces of stone – choose ones with unusual surfaces, the rougher …

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Week 19 – Autumn Scavenger Hunt

This week its time to get outside and have an autumn walk, use this PRINTABLE AUTUMN SCAVENGER HUNT to make things more fun.  To print, save the pdf below and print on an A4 sheet (2 hunts per sheet) project 52 autumn scavenger hunt printable    

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