Wednesday 20th May
Date: 20th May 2020 @ 11:42am
Good morning. Well, the sun has returned!!
Keeping with a nature theme today.
National Geographic Kids
Visit National Geographic Kids and register for free to get access to a great range of learning resources for children of all ages. There’s informative games, quiz’s and printable pdfs to keep your children busy.
Want to see what a Zookeeper gets up to in a day? Visit Chester Zoo’s Facebook page where the zookeepers will be live streaming animal antics directly from the zoo to your living room. The kids will love getting up close to some of their favourite animals from watching the red pandas have their breakfast to having brunch with the Giraffes! Make sure to keep an eye on their Facebook page as they will also be hosting virtual zoo days where you can enjoy a whole day at the zoo without having to move from your sofa. If you don’t have Facebook you can still join in the fun, just search ‘Chester Zoo Facebook’ into Google or watch via their YouTube channel.
They also have a huge amount of learning resources on their website for both KS1 and KS2 to keep your little ones busy. Via their website, go to Schools>Learning resources and you’ll find a brilliant range of age-appropriate activities like how to make an animal mask, creating animal shadow art, colouring activities, quizzes and much more.
Fancy a virtual farm day? Head over to Folly Farm's Facebook page where they’ll be bringing the farm to you! Folly Farm will be sharing video updates of all of their animals and giving us a glimpse of daily life on the farm. Lambing season is in full swing so as well as seeing lots of cute newborn lambs, you’ll also get to see and hear about their other resident animals from the Rhinos, Pigs, Armadillos, Sloths to the Fish and Turtles!