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School holidays activities 2. Start a garden indoors

Winter school holidays can be a challenge to find activities to keep the children occupied when its often cold and wet. Starting seeds is a fun activity, and it’s great to do with kids!

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School holidays activities 1. Make a rainbow wind spinner

I’ve been looking for interesting activities for the younger set n time for the next school holidays.  This wind spinner took my fancy and I’m planning to make it with my grandsons next week.  I found it on http://www.kidspot.com.au

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Children and Science – Baking soda and vinegar volcano

I was going to stay with my daughter and grandchildren recently and before I went I thought it would be interesting to show them what happened in the kitchen when you mix baking soda and vinegar.  I do this all the time when I’m making up more kitchen cleaner (see recipe here) Then I found…..

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Spring school holiday activities

These holiday activities are about getting into the garden. The spring holidays are great for gardening as you can sow seeds or plant out seedling with the children and the young ones will see action very quickly.  Even if the spring weather can be a bit dodgy, you’ll still get enough fine days to get…..

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