Fun printables for children

Posted by Clare on 3rd July 2018

Are you looking for some free activites for your kids? Perhaps you're looking for some fun things to do outside to keep them active, or even a way just to entertain them for a few hours? We've got it all covered with our collection of printable activities for children, from colouring and crafts to treasure hunts, and the best thing is they're all completely free! Simply choose the activity, download and print to keep your little ones busy for hours, away from the screens of phones and tablets.

My Holiday Diary

Full of fun activities and designed to help children record their holiday memories, we have two free printable books: My Holiday Book, for ages 3-5, and My Holiday Diary, for those aged 5+. They're great for family holidays, but also can be used for school holidays like half-term, Easter and the summer holidays. Once finished, they also make a lovely keepsake of what your child has been doing, whether it's a cottage holiday or just having some time off school. 

Beach Treasure Hunt

If you’re heading for a breezy walk along the coast, take along this fun activity to help you spot and identify all sorts of seaside delights - perfect for keeping the kids entertained for ages. Who can find the most treasures while down on the beach?

Countryside Treasure Hunt

There are so many wonderful hidden treasures in the countryside - take this printable treasure hunt with you on your rural break and search for feathers, animal footprints and more! It's perfect for long country walks and soaking up your surroundings - get some fresh air as a family and see what you can spot.

 

Printable colouring pages

The perfect rainy-day activity for all ages, all you need is some colouring pencils or crayons and a good eye for colour! They're great for popping in your suitcase and pulling out to keep your little ones busy, or for them to complete at home when you're stuck indoors. Choose from a farmyard or underwater theme, print and get colouring.

Traditional vintage downloadable games

Give your children a taste of your childhood holiday experiences with these vintage downloadable games and activities. Become a spy with our invisible ink recipe, play a game of Would You Rather? or make a colourful Whirligig! It's a great bonding activity and is a really fun thing to do at home with your kids.

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