Knights and Knaves - Catapult (Bonus)

Knights and Knaves - Catapult (Bonus)

I have a couple of bonus ideas for our Knights and Knaves theme.  Have you tried using the search bar at the top of the page to find hundreds of cool ideas to keep the kids amused and creative. This week it's all about this super cool and simple Catapult. Try the buttons below for all of our fun from the whole of September!

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Knights and Knaves - Food 'n' Fun

Knights and Knaves - Food 'n' Fun

Now you have a dragon mask, have the kids grab their Jousting pipes and play tag, the first person to tag the dragon with their pipe then becomes the dragon and the game continues until everyone has had a turn.

We are not done yet! How about some proper British food to go with all this quintessential Brittishness?

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Knights and Knaves - Warwick Castle

Knights and Knaves - Warwick Castle

This month we have a brand new theme of Knights and Knaves.  The UK has an amazing history, history that not only changed and defined our own great nation but then those same ideas spread to many other nations around the world too.

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History - Ancient Egypt

History - Ancient Egypt

We are going to try something new now on Wonder Kids, we are going to create a series of posts looking back in time at some of the most interesting historical civilisations and periods. To kick off we are going with the Ancient Egyptians.

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Coco - Day of the Dead Party

Coco - Day of the Dead Party

This week I am going to show you some great party ideas for either a Coco based party or a Day of the Dead Party/ Día de Muertos Fiesta. First I love the colours with this, such a lovely well to celebrate your ancestors and family, those that have come before you, check out this great colourful tables for great ideas.

We all Stand on the Shoulders of Giants

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Coco - Day of the Dead Activities

Coco - Day of the Dead Activities

It’s a brand new month and we are about to get Mexican! Never visited the country myself but I love the stories, myths and energy from them, plus I love a lot of their food too! There used to be a Mexican restaurant in the previous town I lived in that had great dishes with crocodile meat and really unusual meats which was great.

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Halloween - 2015

Halloween - 2015

Halloween in the U.K is an odd time of year.  It's certainly a bigger event than it was when I was a kid but it's by no means mainstream and it doesn't even start to compete with Christmas or Easter. One of the major hiccups is the whole trick or treat tradition, which doesn't go down well here.  First the weather is normally freezing cold and wet and then having random strangers knocking on your door is not a very British thing to enjoy, it's really weird for us. 

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Autumnal Fun - Bonfire Night

Autumnal Fun - Bonfire Night

Bonfire Night is always on 5th November every year however when the 5th falls mid week it is often celebrated on the weekend after it.

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