• Tracy Tristram

25 things to do in the February half term


things to do this February half term

Congratulations, parents: your first half term as your child's new teacher is over! And you know what that means? Time to ditch the dining table classroom and have some school holiday fun! Here's 25 things to do this February half term to kickstart your adventures...


  1. Download our outdoor scavenger hunt free printable, and get outside and tick off the list.

  2. Download our indoor scavenger hunt free printable, and stay home and tick off the list.

  3. Discover Geocaching: family fun in the great outdoors at its best!

  4. Turn all those old toilet rolls into craft opportunities.

  5. Whip up a storm in the kitchen with these easy recipes for kids.

  6. Cosy up for an afternoon of classic family movies.

  7. Turn your trash into treasure with our guide to upcycling activities.

  8. Make your own playdough.

  9. Start thinking about some gardening projects now that Spring is around the corner.

  10. Turn plastic bottles into masterpieces.

  11. Have a squidgy, squelchy, sensory play day.

  12. Paint some rocks using our guide for some inspo, and then place them around your local park for people to find.

  13. Bring back rainbows to your homes, starting with this guide to rainbow craft.

  14. Take your dog for a walk, and if you don't have a dog, borrow one.

  15. Have a family competition to see who can come up with the best smoothie recipe. Cheat sheet right here...

  16. Banish boredom with a boardgame or two. Hop into this guide for some of our faves.

  17. Have a think about ways that you can become more eco-friendly as a famalam.

  18. Turn cardboard boxes into trains, TVs and fish tanks!

  19. Make your own slime.

  20. Download a mindfulness app or two and take a breather as a family.

  21. Take a wander around London's best country parks. And if you don't live near London, discover the ones in your area.

  22. Order some washi tape and then create your own washi tape masterpieces.

  23. Break out the googly eyes and get busy with these arty boredom busters.

  24. Make lunch together every day, using these easy peasy ideas.

  25. At the end of the week, get back in the homeschooling mood with these educational but fun documentaries.

Have fun, people!


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