Activity Inspiration

7 Circus Themed Activities For Imaginative Play

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7 Circus Themed Activities For Imaginative Play

Hopefully by now you will have received your August circus themed Bramble Box. Our box is full of open-ended items to inspire circus themed imaginative play. However, we like to add a little extra so you can get a little more out of your box.  We’ve trawled the internet so you don’t have to, to […]

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Reuse, Recycle and Re-purpose

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Reuse, Recycle and Re-purpose

Looking for some fun ways to reuse the materials in your box and extend play even further? Look no further. This month’s box was an Ice Cream Shop box and in this box we discussed some of the choices that had gone into choosing materials for the box contents, so that it contained items that […]

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Create your own Pretend Play Ice Cream Shop

Create your own Pretend Play Ice Cream Shop

This month’s Bramble Box is all about ice cream.  Hopefully the sun is shining where you are and you can enjoy creating and dishing out un-meltable goodies from your store. Each box was handmade by us and is lined on the inside with a red and white gingham print sticker, with a striped store front […]

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Gardening Projects for Kids

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Gardening Projects for Kids

10 Inspired Gardening Projects for Kids Bramble Box Garden Fun Spring and summer is a great time to get outdoors, enjoy the warmer weather and jump into gardening. Did you know that gardening with your kids has huge benefits? Getting those little hands dirty helps children learn about patience (as they wait for those first […]

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Fun Outdoor Color Treasure Hunt for Kids

Fun Outdoor Color Treasure Hunt for Kids

Outdoor Color Treasure Hunt Time: As long as you want! Difficulty: Easy Kids love treasure hunts. How about an outdoor color hunt? A great activity for color identification and color matching. You can use paint color chips / cards from your local hardware store for this activity but for ease we have provided a coloring […]

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Bramble Box Bug Activities for Kids

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Bramble Box Bug Activities for Kids

 Bug Scientist Ideas and Activities to Accompany Your March Box!   Sensory Bin Adult Prep Time – 10 Minutes (plus drying time). Adult Involvement – Medium. Mess –  Medium / High Materials Needed Plastic bugs Long grain rice Vinegar (we used apple cider) Food coloring  Plastic containers with lids Tray or plates to dry rice […]

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Bakery Box – Ideas and Activities

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Bakery Box – Ideas and Activities

Happy February! This month’s Bramble Box has a bakery theme. Our bakery box is designed to build on gross and fine motor skills, literacy and numeracy skills while providing lots of fun and entertainment in the process! Activity Extending Ideas Visit a Bakery   Go on an adventure to a bakery.  Look at the baked […]

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