Things to do over the holidays

As we can’t get out and do as much as we’d like over this holiday – here are some links to activities you may want to try at home.

BBC Food: Baking with Children Recipes

How to make a paper kite (YouTube)

How to make a paper fortune teller (YouTube)

How to make an origami rabbit (YouTube)

Magic tricks for kids (YouTube)

Science Club Live (life in the ocean)

Find out more about space with NASA

Glasgow Science Centre

Cosmic Kids Yoga (stories, yoga and fun) YouTube Channel.

Arts and Crafts – Red Ted Art (YouTube channel)

Online dance classes for kids – SamCam (Youtube channel)

Just Dance – 1 hour playlist (younger children) YouTube

Just Dance Workout (all ages) – 40 mins – YouTube

Bird watching with the RSPB

STEM Activities

Recycle some old clothes

STEM – Updated webcams

Thank you to all the children who have watched the Zoo webcams I posted last week and who have sent me details of other webcams to share.

Please find the list below of some more webcams to watch and discover new animal behaviours or just to watch on a learning break.

Chester Zoo, who have a virtual zoo day –

Blair Drummond Safari Park, who have shared various broadcasts –

Atlanta Zoo, webcams and Keep Stories –

San Diego Zoo –

Explore, who have a huge variety of different webcams for all sorts of animals. –

Please let me know what you observe or which camera is your favourite?


Mr Brownlie

STEM – Earth Hour 2020



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Earth Hour 2020

WWF Earth Hour

28TH MARCH 2020
8:30 – 9:30PM

Join millions for the global lights out event and be part of the generation who are choosing to fight for our world.

How many people in Queensferry will take part in helping the planet?