East & South Notts and Nottingham

Activity Ideas

Need to keep the kids occupied?

Here we have some fantastic websites full of creative crafts and games for all the family to enjoy. Great ideas for wet days, sunny days, family time and school holidays!

If you know some good websites that we have missed and would like to share them with other parents please email me on;

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Art & Crafts are not only brilliant for occupying children on rainy days but are a great way to spend time together, be creative and cover your fridge in fantastic artwork! These sites have ideas, toy libraries and/or supplies for all ages and abilities.








Printable Templates are a great, time-saving resource. Just click on the links below.

Halloween templates

Christmas templates

Valentine’s Day templates

Easter templates


Nursery Rhymes are part of our family traditions but many have roots deep in historical events. If you would like to find out more about their origins, this site is fascinating.



Playground Games are still going strong and these websites have some great ideas for children, parents and teachers! You might even have a nostalgic moment or two!