When children are bored it is the best time for their creativity to flourish! Here are a range of activities that can help give them jumping off points for their imagination.
The activity sheets use materials that are free, recycled or low cost.
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Disclaimer: Play Scotland would suggest that appropriate supervision is in place for young children using our messy play recipes, and that they avoid consumption!
A1: bug and butterfly painting
A2: 15 things to do before you are 12
A3: how to make papier mache
A4: how to make gloop
A5: how to make funny faces and washable finger paints
A6: how to make a treasure map
A7: a few ideas for cardboard tubes
A8: a few ideas to make with stones
A9: all year round snow play
A10: how to make clay
A11: how to make moon sand
Print at home version – https://www.playscotland.org/resources/a11-how-to-make-moon-sand-home-print/