Animal Homes

Can you find all these animal homes? Mammals, birds and minibeasts live in all sorts of different places. Keep your eyes peeled next time you’re in the woods. What will you find? Some creatures live underground and some live in trees, so look all around you Can you find evidence like poo and fur? An animal might be living nearby Look out for holes in tree trunks, logs or in the ground – they could be doorways to animal homes! Top tip: tread carefully and quietly on your investigation, so you don’t scare any wildlife.

Autumn Wreath

Use the pretty coloured leaves which have fallen off the trees

Baked Campfire Apples

Use the fire to make this warming snack

Barefoot Walking

Feel the world under your feet


Become a nature detective

Blackberry Tye-Dye

Blackberries make a great dye

Bottle Bubble Wand

Reuse those empty bottles and spend the day blowing bubbles

Bow and Arrow

Try and be like Robin Hood

Charcoal Pencil

Make your own pencil

Chocolate Banana

A delicious treat made on the campfire

Digging for Treasure

What buried treasure will you find?


Capture your own dreams

Elder Bug House

Make a cosy home for the bugs


What will your guess be?

Forest Masks

Get masquerade ready

Ghost Leaves

A fun Halloween activity

God’s Eye Weaving

What colours will you use?

Helicopter Seed Dragonfly

Can you spot any dragon flies at a local pond/lake?

Journey Stick

Every journey tells it’s own story


Brighten up the darker nights

Leaf Stencils

Create beautiful pictures

Measuring Stick

Have fun measuring

Minibeast Hunt

What critters will you find?

Mud Kitchen

So many play opportunities

Mud Pies

How will you decorate yours?