Fun outside of Lessons

Suggestions for fun activities to do outside of the school day.

Please send your ideas to and they will be added to this page.

1. Watch The Animals Live! – Edinburgh Zoo has live web cams for a number of their animals, including pandas, penguins, tigers and koalas.

2. Great British Home Chorus

First Rehearsal

3. Pets Getting in on the Act

Send in photos or video clips of your pets getting involved with your remote learning – they will be uploaded onto this page!

Caitlin doing her PE lesson with ‘help’ from Bandit!

4. Fitbit Challenge

Challenge your friends to keep up the steps, even if it means running on the spot or around the garden!

5. Random Acts of Kindness

What did you do this week?  Let us know!

6. BBC Script writing competition

The BBC is looking for scripts about self-isolation to be made into short films. The winning scripts will be produced for BBC platforms next month.

7. Drama Fun

7a) Rabble Theatre Company, led by the inspirational Dani and Toby Davies, have devised an ingenious way of keeping theatre alive, online – and it’s free!  All you need to do is join the sessions via their Facebook page

7b) Daily Drama WorkshopKneehigh Windows

8. Three Riddles a Day

There will be three riddles set each day with the answers given the following day.

Day 1

Day 2

9. Kindness Calendar

The British Red Cross suggests 10 activities to help children to practise kindness during the coronavirus emergency

10. Morning PE Lesson with Joe Wicks

Example (Day 1)