Easter

Eggs in a basket

0 - 2
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Eggs in a basket

Babies and toddlers love putting things into and taking things out of containers. Let them play with toy eggs, polystyrene eggs or even hard boiled eggs. You can buy pretend eggs in arts and...

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Easter egg hunt

3 - 4
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Easter egg hunt

Why not have an Easter egg hunt? Your kids will love it. Hide some small chocolate eggs around your house, flat, or garden. As your child goes near where an egg is hidden, tell them "you’re getting...

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Easter colouring

3 - 4
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Easter colouring

Using crayons, colouring pens or colour pencils regularly is good practice for your child's writing in the future. At this age your child won't be able to control their hand movements very well or...

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Easter cards and activities

5 - 7
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Easter cards and activities

Encourage your child to make cards for Easter for family and friends. Click here for how to make a cute Easter card from Top Marks, and here for more ideas from Kidstime. Encourage them to write a...

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Bouncy egg experiment

5 - 7
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Bouncy egg experiment

Here's a science experiment that you can do in your kitchen. All you need is: 1 raw egg A clear glass or glass jug Enough white vinegar to cover the egg   Leave the egg in vinegar...

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Make a daffodil

5 - 7
Arts & crafts

Make a daffodil

Daffodils are one of the first flowers to arrive in spring. Their vivid yellow colour really brightens up our parks and gardens. Help your child make daffodils  from an egg carton and brighten up...

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Easter egg treasure map

8 - 9
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Easter egg treasure map

Maps are just a bird’s eye view of the ground.  Help your child to make a simple map and use it to organise an Easter egg hunt. Make a map of your sitting room, or your garden, or somewhere...

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Easter activities

10 - 12
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Easter activities

For the Easter holidays your child will have more time to do what they like to do - playing sports, meeting family and friends, listening to music, playing computer games, spending time with their...

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Easter 1916

10 - 12
Website

Easter 1916

2016 was the hundred year anniversary of the Irish Easter Rising of 1916. Your child might have learned about it in school.  The Rising began on Easter Monday, 24th April 1916 when Irish...

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