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Fantastic Plastic Garden Collage
This fun and easy collage only requires a few materials, and is a great way for kids to mess around ...
Lung and Diaphgram Scientific Model
Learn how your body works with this simple science activity for kids using a few handy materials
Try out a little holiday project at home by just using some clay and your imagination
Beetroot juice makes a natural, pretty, cheap and yummy art material
Colourful Sparkly Mobile
Colourful and creative, mobiles are a great way to give your home a special personal touch – especia...
This is one of those great painting exercises that can be as simple or technical as you like! ...
Shave Foam Painting
Perfect for all ages
Leaf Koala Art Frame
Using natural materials from your backyard is a great way to get kids connected with nature and ...
Bubble Wrap Prints
Re-use some bubble wrap packaging to make some fun prints with little ones
Quick and Delicious Apple Crumble
Who does not love a good apple crumble? Make the most of this granny apple season and spoil your m...
Cling Film Squish Painting
If you like the idea of messy play but can't quite bring yourself to deal with the mess, then this i...
Top 10 Plaster of Paris Craft Projects
Plaster of Paris is a fantastic craft material
Ice Creature Excavation
My kids loved digging for dinosaur 'fossils' hidden in plaster of Paris
My children really enjoyed ice painting
Top 10 Messy Play Activities
Messy play activities - you either love them or hate them! Many parents prefer to leave the messy ac...
Ice Melting Experiment
What melts ice faster, salt or warm water? Challenge your child to an experiment to see who is right...
Ice Cream On The Spot
On a sizzling hot day when you really want to eat ice-cream but there none in the freezer and the ...
Cardboard Tube Rolling Painting
Try a different painting technique that can be a little messy but should stay contained within...
Dinosaur Fossil Excavation
Here's a great messy activity for young dinosaur fans - a dinosaur 'fossil' excavation
Squidgy Gel Aquarium Bag
Create a fun squidgy bag aquarium and fill with interesting sea creatures
Paint Print Seascape Card
Make an easy sea themed card and have fun exploring making simple prints
Hand Print Thank You Card
Here's a very easy hand print Thank You card - ideal for children not old enough to write their own ...
This is a great science activity for older children
Colour Spread Art
Make some colourful pictures and spray on water to watch the colours spread and blend
Handprint Witch on a Broomstick
Open up a tube of green paint to create this fun Halloween handprint witch on a broomstick
Pressed Leaf Terrarium
Take the kids for a walk to collect bits of plants to make their own pressed leaf terrarium
Rahhhr!! Draw a monster then laugh as you watch it melt
Hubble bubble, toil and trouble! Have fun making your own foaming and frothing witch's brew
Messy Digger Box
Make an interesting box full of cereal, rice, grains or other store cupboard foods to drive toy truc...
Fingerprint Bike Painting
Sketch out a bike for the kids to paint in and fill in the basket with fingerprint flowers
5 to 10s
Fine Motor Skills
Under The Sea
Up In The Air
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