Key Stage 1 Screen Free Time
Screen Free Challenge 25
It's the last day of home learning today so our last screen free challenge! Thank you to everyone who has taken part in the challenges.
Your screen free challenge today is a simple one... to have some FUN. This might be going for a walk, playing a game, drawing, colouring, reading, cooking, it's up to you!
Screen Free Challenge 24
Happy World Book Day! Why not celebrate with a World Book Day party! Dress up as your favourite book charatcer, make some book themed snacks, play some party games and then settle down with your favourite book when you're all partied out.
Screen Free Challenge 23
It's World Book Day tomorrow! Your screen free challenge today is to dress an item in your home up like a book character. You could use a paper plate, potato, stone, wooden spoon, cardboard box, lolly stick... the options are endless! After you've made your creation, why not use it to act out your chosen book?
Screen Free Challenge 22
Your screen free challenge today is to go on a walk and spot the first signs of Spring. Can you spot any flowers, buds, nests, birds singing, freshly cut lawn or bees?
Screen Free Challenge 21
It's World Book Day on Thursday 4th March and we are going to be celebrating all week! Your screen free challenge today is to make a bookmark of your favourite book character. Why not put your bookmark to use today and read your favourite book!
Screen Free Challenge 20
Your screen free challenge today is to help an adult around the house. This might be washing up, putting some washing on, cooking, gardening, cleaning or changing a bed. You'll make your adult very happy and you might even learn a new skill!
Screen Free Challenge 19
Your screen free challenge today is to do some junk modelling! Use recyclable materials to make something new. Send your teacher a photo of your creations.
Screen Free Challenge 18
Your screen free challenge today is to practise this essential life skill: tying your shoelaces!
Screen Free Challenge 17
Your screen free challenge today is to go down to the beach and find a stone with a hole in it! Good luck!
Screen Free Challenge 16
Your screen free challenge today is to play naughts and crosses. Challenge members of your family to play! Can you beat them all?
Screen Free Challenge 15
Your screen free challenge today is to cause a snowy eruption!
What you will need: 2 spoonfuls of bicarbonate of soda, 1 spoonful of washing up liquid, a few drops of food colouring, 30ml vinegar, small container/jar and snow.
1. Add everything except the vinegar to the container.
2. Carefully make a volcano shape around the container using snow.
3. Stand back and get ready! Add the vinegar and watch the eruption. If it doesn't work so well, add a bit more washing up liquid and vinegar and give it a good stir.
Screen Free Challenge 14
Your screen free challenge today is to draw a large circle in the snow, this will be your target. After that, make lots of snow balls and try and see how many you can throw into the target. Challenge a partner to see who can get the most snowballs into the target!
Screen Free Challenge 13
Your screen free challenge today is to make a snow sculpture... but it can't be a snowman! Why not try to build an animal or a house?
Screen Free Challenge 12
Your screen free challenge today is to play hopscotch in the snow!
Screen Free Challenge 11
I'm sure you can guess what today's screen free challenge is... it's to have some fun in the snow! We don't get snow often so wrap up warm and venture outside. Build a snowman, have a snowball fight, make snow angels or just crunch through the snow!
Screen Free Challenge 10
It's day five of children's mental health week. Your challenge today is a simple one, do something (screen free) that makes you happy! This could be playing with your favourite toy, reading, drawing, crafts, cooking, playing games, spending time outside our just being with your family.
Screen Free Activity Nine
It's day four of children's mental health week. Your challenge today is to be active and get moving! Exercise can make us feel happier, give us more energy and help us sleep better.
Your challenge today is to put on your favourite music and create your own dance routine!
Screen Free Activity Eight
It's day three of children's mental health week. Your challenge today is to plan and make a healthy lunch (Don't worry, you can plan one day and make on another). Healthy foods can improve our mood, give us more energy and help us think more clearly. Enjoy your healthy lunch!
Screen Free Activity Seven
'When you smile the whole world smiles with you'
It's day two of children's mental health week. Your screen free challenge today is to smile as much as possible! Think of five things that make you smile Share these with the people you live with and ask them what makes them smile.
Screen Free Activity Six
It's children's mental health week this week, so your screen free challenge today is to start the week off with some fresh air! Fresh air can help us feel more energised. Go for a walk, play in the garden, take your bike or scooter out or just sit outside and breathe in the fresh air.
Screen Free Activity Five
Your screen free activity today is a simple one,
it's to read your favourite book!
Screen Free Activity Four
Your screen free activity today is to play I spy!
Screen Free Activity Three
We are going to get up and dance for todays screen free challenge!
How to play:
- Start by playing some music or put the radio on.
- Take two sideways steps right and tap the toes of your left foot. Then take two steps left and tap the toes of your right foot.
- Now add some arm moves! As you step each way, wave your arms side to side or above your head.
- Finally, after your two steps in each direction, do a special dance move. Try a star jump, dabbing, flossing or swivelling your hips like you have a hula hoop. It can be anything - make the most of your agility!
Screen Free Activity Two
It's freezing outside! Animals need a place to stay warm and cosy in this cold weather. Your challenge is to build a hidey hole in your garden so they can snuggle up in.
Screen Free Activity One
Your first screen free challenge is to play a board game! Board games are so much fun and a great way to spend time with family!