6 Fun Outdoor Maths Activities

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The great outdoors provides a rich learning environment. However, you needn’t limit your child’s outdoor learning to gardening alone. Your child can benefit by being taught all sorts of subjects in the wonderful natural world. Outdoor maths activities are a great example. Not only does learning outside with your little one provide amazing bonding opportunities […]

Outdoor Challenge Activities To Enjoy All Summer

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The school holidays are just around the corner. With six weeks stretched out in front of us, we wanted to provide you with some wonderful outdoor challenge activities to enjoy all summer! While we can never rely on the British weather to always play ball, these activities will help get your child excited about being […]

Picnic Ideas for Families for National Picnic Month

Did you know July is National Picnic Month? At Little Muddy Boots, we love to be outside which also means we love a picnic. Picnic month is exceptionally easy to celebrate! You just have to get outside into the world and enjoy all the wonderful sights and smells it has to offer. Get your family […]

12 Fun and Easy Ways to Connect with Nature

Hello my name is Gemma and I’m nature photographer, activity blogger and mum of two busy boys. For me blogging is all about sharing my love of nature and passion for wildlife conservation, as well as helping parents, teachers and childcare providers by sharing free, easy and affordable activity ideas. It is also a great […]

5 Ways to Play with Stones

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We love using nature to help with both learning and play. Here are 5 different ways to play with stones. We hope you have fun! Please do tag us in your activities on Facebook and Instagram so we can see what you have been up to! 1. Counting Find a selection of stones and see […]

5 different ways to use a stick

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Many people just see a stick as a stick but a stick has many uses and is actually a fantastic resource for play and learning. Read below 5 different ways to use a stick; These are just 5 ways you can use sticks, sticks are also great for counting, making shelters for toy animals, building […]