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Quick Activities

Quick ActivitiesThere are times on a visit when you need to fill five minutes but you have no resources to hand. Maybe the coach is late and the children are restless. Perhaps something you planned did not take as long as anticipated. Perhaps
there is a pause before a group can move on to the next activity.

On the whole, children are not good at standing still and waiting. They are full of energy and imagination! Use this to your advantage and introduce these quick activities into your routine so you will always have them to fill those spare minutes if they occur.

Download the Quick Activities Booklet

 
Tudor Farming Day

Tudor Farming DayBe inspired by reading about the amazing Tudor Farming Day which happens annually on a farm on the Staffordshire/Derbyshire border.

Download the Tudor Farming Day Booklet

 
Maths on the Farm

mathsonthefarmMaths on the Farm is an online booklet of fun ideas and activities for incorporating maths into visits! The booklet was devised after a number of FACE seminars led by Steve Humble, "Dr Maths", who is an experienced maths teacher and tutor for PGCE students at Newcastle University.


Download the Maths on the Farm Booklet

 
Wet Weather Activities

Wet Weather ActivitiesAnother booklet to add to your collection: FACE team members have pooled ideas (no pun intended!) for activities you can offer when wet weather hampers your programme.


Download the Wet Weather Activities Booklet.

 
Hands on History

Hands on HistoryThis booklet is based on ideas presented at a seminar delivered in the beautiful surroundings of Manor Farm, Dethick, Derbyshire.

Teachers and Farmers came together to find out how to incorporate history into activities both on the farm and in the classroom.

Download the Hands on History Booklet.
 
Easy Cooking

Easy CookingThis booklet is based on ideas presented at a variety of seminars run by FACE and/or its partners. As you will see from the photos, we often carried out the activities as adults but with a view to taking them back to our various locations to use with visiting groups of children.


Download the Easy Cooking Booklet