There are numerous wonderful ways for children (and adults!) to learn through shared activities. We all love to be involved in tasks that are creative and fun, and the most memorable learning often happens when new discoveries are mixed in with plenty of smiles. With this in mind, here are a few of our favourite ideas for how to help the little learners in our midst make the most of their moments outside of the classroom.

Please get in touch with us to find out more practical education suggestions, and for how to connect the ideas below to the national curriculum.

Bakers, in todays challenge you will be learning about the lithosphere...

Bakers, in todays challenge you will be learning about the lithosphere...

For bonus marks and a mathematical brain scratcher, take off to the nearest park and position the planets according to scale.

For bonus marks and a mathematical brain scratcher, take off to the nearest park and position the planets according to scale.

Social media is awash with clever suggestions. There are some particularly awesome ideas in this clip.