'Creative activities' are great ways to help steer children into an imaginative world. These activities develop your imagination, cooperation, fine motor skills, and teamwork. If you are looking to find ways to engage with others in a story then this section is where you should start.
Make Stick Characters
This hands on outdoor activity, aim's to make stick characters by combining natural materials to produce unique characters from clay. These character could have a role within a story or small play.
Suitable for young children of all abilities, 'elf house' is a delightful outdoor activity, which aim's to make either a home for an elf or help to build a village for all elves. This allows children to better understand nature, their environment and express creativity and imagination.
'New world' is a playful outdoor activity suitable for young children of all abilities. The aim of new world is to help your toys by creating a place for them to play.
Make Woodland Monsters
Within the woodland young children of all abilities are making their own woodland monsters. The aim of making these woodland monsters is to combine your imagination, creativity, and use natural materials to produce weird and wonderful woodland creatures.
Magic Carpets/Flying Creatures
'Magic carpets/flying creatures' are fun-loving outdoor activities that aim to combine your designing skills with your imagination. This allows children to better understand nature, their environment and to express creativity and imagination.
Have you ever made a storyboard? This activity helps use tell great stories in a unique way. The aim of wild storyboards is to combine natural materials to produce a story allowing others to guess what it is.
Have you ever tried to use the leaves within the woodland to make great pieces of art? 'Leaf prints' use leaves as a resource to make natural art allowing children to better understand nature, their environment and to express creativity.
Help the hedgehog! We need to be more aware at providing homes for hedgehogs. The aim of this thoughtful activity is building a hedgehog home, which shows individuals how they can make a difference and provide homes for the little creatures.
To be able to go into a woodland and simple create a wild sculpture is a great way of expressing yourself. The aim of this activity is to combine natural materials to produce a unique piece of art.
'Grass dolls' is a tactile outdoor activity suitable for young children of all abilities. The aim of grass dolls is to create one or many little dolls that work on your motor skills, knot skills, and imagination.