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Challenge 15 – to make a simple winter treat for your garden birds

Your challenge this week: to make a very simple birdfeeder using just pinecones, lard and birdseed, and then watch your garden birds go crazy for the extra food over the winter.  It’s a child-friendly project which I know you, your children, and the birds will find hugely rewarding. This challenge encourages the following values: Kindness, Responsibility,… Continue reading Challenge 15 – to make a simple winter treat for your garden birds

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Challenge 13 – to turn a forage into a feast

Your challenge this week: to turn a forage into a feast, from hedgerow to jar.  This challenge will give your children an insight into how a day out picking blackberries can, in a few short hours provide us something tasty to put on a crumpet! This challenge encourages the following values: Courage, Responsibility, Gratitude, Generosity,… Continue reading Challenge 13 – to turn a forage into a feast

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Challenge 11 – to keepsake your children’s achievements

  Your challenge this week: to gather together your children’s artwork, certificates, memories or mementoes and collate, display them or gather them in a safe place that can be kept and reminisced over in the future. This challenge encourages the following values: Kindness, Gratitude, Creativity, Resourcefulness, Patience, Commitment. What you need to complete your challenge… Continue reading Challenge 11 – to keepsake your children’s achievements