Published: Monday, 15th Feb 2021

Stay home this half-term and get involved with these family activities

stay safe this half termThe virus has not gone away and with national restrictions still in place, we know that keeping your children entertained during school holidays can be difficult.

We all still need to stay at home as much as we can to stop the virus spreading, wash our hands, keep our distance from others, and wear a face covering when we have to.

There are still things that you and your family can get involved in from home during half term to keep your minds and bodies active.

Spring into half-term with Bolton Libraries and Museum Services. Head to their Facebook page for nature book recommendations, activities, and crafts to keep your family entertained throughout the week.

Youth Sport Trust has live activity sessions and lots of different resources for parents and children. Get involved with their ‘Stay-Cation’ activities such as active board games, garden games and indoor activities, as well as their ‘Wonder Woman’ challenge.

ParentZone – online guides, activities and resources for parents.

VoiceBox – Voice Box is an online space for 14-25 year olds to read and write about anything they want. Run by young people, for young people.

Hungry Little Minds – A government campaign which is fun, simple activities to do with 0-5 year olds.