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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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.

Seed Share

Have you ever wondered what to do with left over seeds?  Instead of leaving them in a cupboard until why not arrange a seed share for your neighbours – its fun, easy and helps spread a bit of cheer.

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Design Your Own Greek Vase

Have you ever wanted to know more about Greek pottery? This is your chance! 

In this activity you will chose one of three pottery shapes to decorate inspired by Greek pottery styles. You can use pencil and paper to complete this, but you can also get creative with some coloured pencils or paints. 

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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