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Activity Ideas

Cooking and Baking


We know not everybody will have these ingredients in their cupboards already, but however you are getting your shopping, add them to your list if you can!


Easy Bread Recipe

Easy Fairy Cakes Recipe

Easy Bunny Biscuits Recipe

Easy Brownie Recipe

Easy Rice Krispie Cakes

Arts and Crafts

Toddlers & Preschool

Make your own ladybugs

Funny pebble faces

Fingerprint 'Wonder Worm'

Fun Play Tins

7-11 years old

Make Beautiful Paper

Scrapbooking

Pebble Jewellery

Shiny Fish

Thumbprint Art

 12+

Learn to Knit

How to Scrapbook

Make your own cushion (No Sewing Needed)

Learn to crochet a blanket (Easy Tutorial)

 

Family Games and Activities


Make your own salt dough

Make your own board game

10 card games

Indoor games 

Charades

 

Educational

The Open University are currently offering a variety of FREE courses, you even get a certificate at the end! What better way to spend your time than by learning.

Click here for a wide range of free printable worksheets for children of all ages!

Twinkl have a page dedicated to home learning during the lockdown!

Other Ideas

  • Family Quiz night (You could even do this via Video Call!)
  • Make your own Post-Lockdown Bucket List. Get you and all of your family members/housemates to write some ideas on some paper and put them all in a jar. 

Poll

During the COVID-19 pandemic how have you been able to maintain contact with your family or friends who live in residential care?