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Exploring / experimentation: Exploring, experimentation

Does it fit? 15 - 30 mins Play

Children explore how things fit and connect together from a very young age. You might see this when your child tries...

Balancing 5 - 15 mins Being active

Most children love to challenge themselves physically and explore the different ways they can move around, through and over different objects. You might find...

Shake, rattle, roll 30 - 45 mins Play

Crash, bang, play and sing. Let’s make an orchestra. Your home is full of things that you can use...

Climbing up, up, up to the sky 5 - 15 mins Being active

There are many different ways you can move about. You can crawl, run, jump, roll or climb. You can...

It’s wet out there 15 - 30 mins Growing

The rain has fallen, the sun is out and everyone’s keen to get out the door and go. What...

Shadow play 30 - 45 mins Working it out

Shadows on the wall, shadows on the ceiling…you can make shadows too. Sit with your child and...

Me and my shadow 15 - 30 mins Working it out

There are shadows all around us - some are inside and some are outside. On a sunny day show...

Travelling 15 - 30 mins Working it out

There are many different ways that you can travel. You can walk, go by car, bus, train or even by plane. ...

How many do you think are in there? 5 - 15 mins Working it out

Is it full, is it empty, is it nearly to the top, can you squish one more in before it pops? ...

We’re off and racing 15 - 30 mins Being active

There are many different ways that you can have a car race at home. One of the most exciting ways is to build your...

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