Some of our favourite activities for Inspiring Curiosity
Out and About
Create a miniature book with The British Library, inspired by outdoor adventures
Learn about science with outdoor activities from the British Science Association (and ones families can do at home and in the kitchen!)
Lego Foundation has lots of play activities to stimulate imagination and learning to do outdoors (as well as indoors)
Nature scavanger hunts to feed the imagination from The Woodland Trust
Top tips for learning through play – see our Best Coach for your Kids handout for ideas
Connect family and friends and create history with History Begins at Home from the Archive Wellbeing Network and the Chief Archivists in Local Government Group
Stimulate storytelling with the British Library’s ‘Pack your suitcase with Paddington’ activity
National Literacy Trust’s Words For Life has lots of playful and imaginative activities to help improve children’s language, literacy and communication skills from home
Create an Indoor Scavenger Hunt with the RSPB
Historic Environment Scotland have lots of stories and story-making activity suggestions inspired by the past to discover online, in celebration of Scotland's Year of Stories 2022.
NatWest MoneySense has fun activities, games and videos for all ages to help children learn about money
Partnership for Children has lots of activities to support children’s mental and emotional wellbeing
Barclays LifeSkills has free resources for families to manage stress and support wellbeing at home as well as develop money skills
Festival Pinterest Page!
Find even more inspiration on our Family Learning Festival Pinterest boards.