Activities for School Holidays at Home and Outdoors

Yoga can help with impulsive kids Photo by Yan Krukov from Pexels: https://www.pexels.com/photo/children-sitting-on-green-mat-in-yoga-position-8613313/ (Inspired by the Twinkl children’s holiday activities blog) You might think why do kids do Yoga? You might be wrong! Right now kids yoga is taking off. In fact, parents are trying it out in their drones. Why? Well for starters they can … Continue reading Activities for School Holidays at Home and Outdoors

10 Fun Places to visit in Indonesia with family

Photo by Artem Beliaikin on Pexels.com Indonesia is undoubtedly one of the hidden pearls of earth! Here's just some of the things Indonesia is famous for: Volcanoes (Krakatau being the most famous), White sandy Beaches, Islands, Komodo Dragon, Orangutans, Rafflesia arnoldii (Worlds largest flower), Coffee, white sandy beaches and amazing islands, and many more! For … Continue reading 10 Fun Places to visit in Indonesia with family

Outdoor Sensory Motor Skills Activities 🏃‍♀️

Climbing Frame Age Group: 3+ Preparation Time: 30 Mins What you will need: Bicycle/Scooter / Hula  Hoops, Sticks, Beanbag, chalk, stopwatch. Method This activity requires outdoor space. It is a series of mini-challenges involving, throwing, climbing & jumping. Below are the list of things in this challenge, feel free to pick or choose what works best.  A) Ask the child to climb a … Continue reading Outdoor Sensory Motor Skills Activities 🏃‍♀️

Butterfly Garden 🦋

Age Group: 3-8 Preparation Time: 20 Mins What you will need: common insects checklist, magnifying glass (optional) ,pen/pencil/crayon  This one is actually from Twinkl.  We wanted to share it because its easy, stimulates exploration, lots of sensory play involved and lots of opportunity for children to discover something new for them. The idea is to print out an insect checklist,then go to a … Continue reading Butterfly Garden 🦋

Handprint Paintings 🎨

Handprint painting Age Group: 2-6 Preparation Time: 10 Mins What you will need: Washable paint, Paper. Use a piece of paper and some washable paint. Make sure the label reads ‘non-toxic’ and ‘washable’. You can also make your own paint with flour,  water and food colouring.   Show the children the different patterns you can make when using fingers as opposed to palms, also … Continue reading Handprint Paintings 🎨

Diamond Hunt! 🪙

Diamond Hunt activity with sand Age Group: 3-5 Preparation Time: 5 Mins What you will need: Toy Shovel (Optional), Sand,  Colourful stones Paint stones of varying colours. Place them inside sand. Ask the children to dig up the sand to find the colourful stones.  Once they dig up the stone prompt them to mention the colour of the stone.  The activity works best in an outdoor … Continue reading Diamond Hunt! 🪙