Half Term

Looking for fun things to do this half term?

This half term, we’re celebrating The Great Outdoors! We have a range of activities, author videos, our Top 10 recommended reads and all things audio to keep your little ones entertained whilst you’re on the move. So sit back, relax, and enjoy everything nature has to offer this half term…

Download FREE Half Term activity sheets!

Mini Rabbit Not Lost: New picturebook by John Bond

Mini Rabbit Not Lost Activity Sheets

 Download these fun activity sheets for ages 2-5 featuring the irrepressible Mini Rabbit, star of Not Lost by John Bond. Help Mini Rabbit find the berries in the maze, spot the differences when he’s baking with Mother Rabbit,… Read More
Tad by Benji Davies

Tad Activity Sheets

Download these fun activity sheets for ages 2-5 featuring Tad, the smallest tadpole in a big pond. Colour in Tad, spot the difference, learn about the life cycle of a frog and go out pond dipping with your family!… Read More
One Springy Day by Nick Butterworth

One Springy Day Activity Sheets

Download this fun activity sheet for ages 3+ featuring Percy the Park Keeper and his animal friends in One Springy Day by Nick Butterworth. Read More
How to Rob a Bank by Tom Mitchell

How to Rob a Bank Activities

Download these brilliant teaching resources for ages 11+ featuring the hilarious crime-caper How to Rob a Bank by Tom Mitchell. Create a storyboard, write a diary extract, test your vocabulary and MUCH MORE!… Read More

Audio for the road...

Listen to an audiobook extract of The Ice Monster!

Listen to a clip from the multi-million bestselling author David Walliams reading aloud from his epic new adventure, The Ice Monster. For more of David Walliams’ books, visit The World of David Walliams.

Looking for a little inspiration?

Tad by Benji Davies

Tad's Guide to Pond Dipping

How to go Pond Dipping: Gather your things and find a pond to dip in. First look carefully to see what creatures you can spot around the water e.g. birds and insects.Ask an adult to fill your container with pond water for the creatures you find.Find a good spot where… Read More
Bloom by Nicola Skinner

Win your own starter gardening kit with Bloom!

THIS COMPETITION HAS NOW CLOSED. Bloom is the beautifully written, wickedly funny debut from Nicola Skinner, for everyone who has ever wanted more wildness in their lives… Sorrel Fallowfield is the most well-behaved pupil at Grittysnits School. She’s so well-behaved that even the teachers come to her when they… Read More
Starfell by Dominique Valente

Top 10 Half-Term Reads to Get Your Kids Reading

1. Starfell by Dominique Valente Willow Moss, the youngest and least powerful sister in a family of witches, has a magical ability for finding lost things – like keys, or socks, or wooden teeth. Useful, but not exactly exciting . . . Then the… Read More

Introducing Mr Dog...

Watch Ben Fogle introduce the first book in his brand new young fiction series, Mr Dog and the Rabbit Habit, all the way from the Sahara Desert!

Toppsta readers' half-term picks!

Our recommended reads this half-term, tried and tested by real kids on Toppsta.