30 Minutes to Make & Create Outside

Head outdoors and get creative. Why not bring a Nature Journal too?

Halloween Nature crafts for kids

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Halloween Nature crafts ideas

Halloween Bunting Decoration

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Halloween Nature Crafts

Halloween Pumpkin Decorations

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Halloween Nature crafts with pumpkins

Halloween Pine cone spiders

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Nature crafts for Halloween

Autumn Leaf Snow Globe

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Create a cute Autumn decoration for your home or classroom

Toilet Roll Seed Starter

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Use toilet roll holders to plant seeds and then plant the entire roll into a larger pot or directly into the garden when the seedlings grow. Super simple, fun, and reuses cardboard!

Apple Bird Feeder, Orange Bird Feeder & Wreath Bird Feeder

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Simple, fun bird feeders adults or kids will enjoy making. The Wreath Feeder uses a Bundt cake pan, but any large bowl or container will work fine. Just place a smaller object in the middle to create the central hole. Enjoy- the birds certainly will!

Toilet Roll Bird Feeder Slideshow

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This slideshow gives a hands-on guide for making the feeders

Chalk it up!

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Make a path obstacle course, targets for a game or draw yourself. Chalk brings no end of fun all year round!

Try Shadow Art

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Use your own shadow or some toys to create a masterpiece! Chalk outdoors is a winner for this fun activity.

Make a minibeast tumble trap

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Make a tumble trap to see what insects are passing through your garden or green space

Make a stick crown or leaf tiara

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Gather sticks, then use glue or sellotape to attach them to a cardboard or material base- kids will love getting stuck into this!

Make a beetle bucket

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Put an old bucket to use as a beetle habitat. The kids will love putting this together and placing it in a quiet corner of the garden or green space. Use an older family member to help out.

Make a Wind Vane

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With a little adult supervision, a homemade Wind Vane comes to life with little effort.

Homemade seed balls

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Quick and easy but delicious for the birds

Easy Pinecone bird feeders

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Another simple activity which packs a lot of punch!

Plant in the Garden

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Use this 30 minutes to plant something in the garden to entice bees and butterflies - Nature's best little helpers

Hopscotch with chalk

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Creativity overload - there is no limit to the games you can create with a piece of chalk and some pavement

Get creative with sticks

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Make a stick person, spell out your name, or let your creativity run wild

Create an easy bug hotel

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This super easy bug hotel will make a welcome home for Nature's little workers.

Toilet Roll Bird Feeder

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This great guide shows you how to make a bird feeder in less then 30 minutes. The birds will thank you and the kids will have a blast too!