I was asked to list some of the excellent Blogs which I mention in my about page. I thought that was a good idea, so if you’re looking for other pages with crafts, messy play etc. So I’ll start with a few that I follow, then go on to some book related sites:
The Imagination Tree There are loads of ideas here. Examples include great playdough recipes, white clay and maths games.
Growing a Jeweled Rose Excellent ideas. Highlights include: how to make fake snow and glow in the dark activities.
Red Ted Art Great kids’ crafts.
Happy Hooligans Recipes, crafts, play ideas.
We give books Read books online
Oxford owl Oxford reading tree books available online.
Story line online This is a brilliant site, with great picture books read aloud by famous actors.
World book day official site
Book Trust This site has a really useful bookfinder if you want to find a book with a certain theme
Stories from the web This is a members only website, but if your library has signed up, then you will be able to get free access. You can check on the site to see if your library is a member, then ask your library for the login details (some may display this on their website).
Wood of wordsAnother one that you need your library to be a member of, but just put your library card in and register.