Here are this week’s activities to keep your children occupied and happy over the next week.
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For the 0 – 6 year olds
Can You Say Please?
In Can You Say Please?, Tom and Nancy share their toys and practise their good manners. It is the perfect book for sharing with your toddler and talking about how to behave kindly and considerately towards other people. Click here to learn how to make your very own good manners treat jar.
Goodnight Baby Moon
Learn about the different phases of the moon in Goodnight Baby Moon as you follow a family of little rabbits taking a night-time stroll through the woods. Click here for an activity sheet filled with rabbits and moons.
Look I’m a Scientist
Experiments that are easy to follow and use items that most people already have tucked away at home are a great way to spark your child’s natural scientific curiosity. Click here for an activity all about sounds!
For the 6 – 12 year olds
The Go-Away Bird
The Go-Away Bird sat up in her nest, with her fine grey wings and her fine grey crest. One by one, the other birds fly into her tree, wanting to talk or to play, but the Go-Away Bird just shakes her head and sends them all away. But then the dangerous Get-You Bird comes along, and she soon realizes that she might need some friends after all… This is a charming story about the power of friendship from a thrilling creative partnership. Click here for guided instructions on how to draw your own Go-Away Bird.
Lara (Licensed Assault and Rescue Animal) is the world’s first official spy dog. She is unusually intelligent, has a karate black-belt, knows many languages, can use a computer and is also pretty good at the PlayStation. She is an agent of the Secret Service and so has to keep her special abilities secret. Click here to download a fun Spy Dog activity pack.
Fing is an explosively funny, totally surreal story about two perfectly nice parents and their unbelievably monstrous daughter. They give her everything she wants, but will they ever find a FING? Click here to join the search.