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Time: 40-60 mins
Topic: Environment, Democracy
Location: Inside, Outside
The Leaves for Life project is a mass action of solidarity between people of Scotland and indigenous communities in Colombia on the front line of the climate crisis for COP26 and beyond.
Time: 20-40 mins
Topic: Just for Fun, Wellbeing
Location: Inside, Outside
  It’s good to fidget! Here is a fun activity to make your own fidget spinner out of recycled materials. Also, if you want an alternative you can also make a squeeze ball. Fidgeting is something we all do and is not a way of being disruptive but a way for individuals to release excess… Read More »Fidget Toys
Time: 1h +
Topic: Environment
Location: Outside, Inside
Take a look at your clothes to find out where they’re made and what they’re made of - and find another use for stinging nettles
Time: 1h +
Topic: Environment
Location: Outside
What can you see, hear or smell in your local area?
Time: 20-40 mins
Topic: Environment, STEM
Location: Outside, Inside
Build your own weather instruments to find out what's happening to the climate where you are!
Time: 10-20 mins
Topic: Just for Fun
Location: Inside, Outside
Choose a campsite and pitch a tent for your favourite teddy, doll or lego figure
Time: 20-40 mins
Topic: Environment
Location: Outside, Inside
Build a bug hotel for spiders, woodlice, beetles, bees and more
Time: 40-60 mins
Topic: Equality & Inclusion, Identity & Culture
Location: Inside, Outside
Make a miniature Pride Parade to celebrate the LGBTQI+ community
Time: 20-40 mins
Topic: Just for Fun
Location: Inside, Outside
Find out how children around the world travel to school then create a map of your school journey using pictures and symbols.
Time: 20-40 mins
Topic: Environment
Location: Outside
Make a healthy soup with the stinging nettles you find in your hedgerow!
Time: 1h +
Topic: Environment
Location: Outside, Inside
Take action to improve the biodiversity of your local area at whatever scale you can.
Time: 20-40 mins
Topic: Human Rights
Location: Inside, Outside
Create a treasure hunt and get thinking about the UN convention of the rights of the child