Guest Posts

Since August 2017 we have featured a weekly guest post, sharing ways in which Activity Village resources can be used for learning at home, crafts with your own children, or group craft activities. There is lots of inspiration here!

Guest Posts at Activity Village

Guest Post - Halloween Maths Ideas

Guest Post - Halloween Maths Ideas

We have never done scary witches as such but both my kids loved Winnie the Witch and the witch from Room on the Broom.  They always liked a friendly witch, one who would make funny mistakes.  So when they were a lot younger we did some “

Guest Post - A Crafty Halloween Display

Guest Post - A Crafty Halloween Display

I had this brilliant idea that the kids and I were going to make a spider mobile My idea was to use a paper plate with wool hanging down attached to spiders who were climbing down.

Guest Post - A Monster Drawing and Crafting Session!

Guest Post - A Monster Drawing and Crafting Session!

My seven-year old has been going through a bit of a drawing phase lately. So much so that we actually moved a little table to just next to my desk so that he can draw and chat while I am working on my computer. He loves it.

Guest Post - Four New Autumn Leaf Craft Ideas

Guest Post - Four New Autumn Leaf Craft Ideas

It dawned on me the other day that none of the children's activity groups I run gives me scope to run an autumn themed craft session this year. This is a very sad state of affairs, I love autumn!

Guest Post - Learning about the Water Cycle

Guest Post - Learning about the Water Cycle

I loved the look of all the water cycle pages that were recently added especially because a lot of them had different versions for a number of the pages - perfect to do the topic with children who may be at different learning stages (well that was my pl

Guest Post - Roald Dahl Activities

Guest Post - Roald Dahl Activities

Over the summer holidays we borrowed a few Roald Dahl books from our local library and both my kids loved them. They found the characters so magical and the stories sparked their imaginations.

Guest Post - September Goal Setting

Guest Post - September Goal Setting

It’s September. The time of year where beach towels are being washed and stored away, and school books are being taken out and dusted off. The time of year where back to school sales mean cheap shiny stationary.

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