Windowsill Gardening

Making your own pots and watching seeds germinate is great fun.  Download this activity for ideas about what you can grow and how you can make your pots extra fancy.

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Paint like a petal

Flowers are nature’s artists.  Blues, purples, yellows and reds - they come in an amazing rainbow of colours and shades.  Download this activity to find out the science behind petal colour, make your own petal paint and create a beautiful bouquet of paper flowers.

Leaf Foil Art

Leaves do a very important job for plants - they capture energy from the sun and use it to make food.  They're also very beautiful and come in all sorts of wonderful shapes and sizes.  In this activity find out how to create a shimmering leaf artwork.

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Make a narwhal

The narwhal is a relative of the beluga whale. Both types of whale are medium sized and live in Arctic waters all year round. They are sometimes called unicorns of the sea because of their long spiralled tusk.

This pack includes a pattern to download and step by step instructions for making your own narwhal.

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Fantastic Flowers

In this activity we’re making giant flowers complete with all the special parts they use to make seeds. Download the document to find out more about how flowers work and to make your own fantastic flower.  

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Make a bee rainbow

Nobody knows exactly what the world looks like to a bee but one thing’s for sure, everything looks very different to how we see them. 

Download this activity to find out about bee vision and make a special rainbow using only the colours bees can see. Display in your window to spread a bit of joy and say thank you to all the wonderful NHS staff and key workers.

Wildflower Wander

This is a nature walk with a difference – spot the amazing flowers that normally go unnoticed and then put tiny signs next to them so that other people might enjoy them too.

What will you find?  It could be an an enormous dandelion sprouting out of somebody’s guttering or a tiny wildflower growing in a crack in the paving.

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