Week 32 – Make A Family Time Capsule

This weeks project 52 focusses on family time. This activity involves spending some quality time as a family thinking and choosing what to put in your time capsule. It also give you a chance to help your little ones practice their writing. If you’re feeling brave, wrap up and pack …

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Week 31 – Pack Up A Warming Winter Picnic

Winter doesn’t mean you can’t have a picnic, It just means you need a little more planning. This week’s activity shares some tips for a great Warm Winter Picnic.  #1 Go Flask Crazy Quality flasks can keep liquids warm for up to 5 hrs. Warm the inside with hot water …

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Week 30 -Tim Peake Inspired Rocket Launcher

Did you see Tim Peake on the TV this morning? Ever since the ISS passed over close enough to see on Christmas Eve we’ve been obsessed with everything SPACE. With this in mind, have a go at this weeks P52 – our Tim Peake Inspired Rocket Launcher. Made from just …

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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 23 – Plant Some Wellies

This weeks project 52 is all about bulbs and upcycling. Planting Spring flowering bulbs is a perfect outside activity especially if you use some old wellie boots as pots. You will need: An assortment of old wellies (pick some up at the charity shop if you don’t have any). Compost …

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