Enriching Activities

During holiday care we plan themed activities across the weeks for indoors and outdoors. Here's what we have planned for Easter holiday care 2022.

Weekly plans:

Easter Holiday Care

We've got two weeks of exciting fun for Easter Holiday Care with more details coming soon.

Elements of Nature Week - Wind/Fire/Earth/Water (4-7 April)

A week of challenges featuring water/earth/fire/air and a trip to MOSI and sports sessions too!

Activities will include:

  • Baking rock cakes
  • Planting herbs
  • Fire art – using oil pastels
  • Lego water dams 
  • Mud kitchens and plant food 
  • Making kites and taking them to the local park to fly
  • Soil erosion and air pressure experiments 
  • Multi sports session with sports instructor
  • Trip to Museum of Science and Industry, Manchester on Thurs 7 April

Little Chefs Week (8-14 April)

A week full of baking, making, nutrition, tasting and sports sessions to keep us active. 

  • Trip to make and eat pizza at Basilico at Withington Public Hall Institue on Fri 8 April
  • Food tasting and identification challenges
  • Smoothie making
  • Egg and spoon races
  • Role play kitchen and restaurant
  • Pancake races
  • Coconut shy
  • Laminated table mat design and making
  • Multi sports session with sports instructor
  • Cookery workshop at the Scout Hut on Thurs 14 April

And of course there will be board games, sports equipment, books and other toys available through the day and children can participate in as much of the themed activities as they wish.