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17 Fun, Simple And Cheap Things To Do With Little Ones This Easter. For UK Buzz Fellowship.

Easy and entertaining things to do on a long weekend after all the excitement of the egg hunt has died down.

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1. Put different coloured paint into a zip-lock bag for some easy-to-clean art.

Great for both the sensory and visual development.
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Great for both the sensory and visual development.

2. Make mini volcanoes.

Add food colouring, bicarb and vinegar into glasses and watch them go!
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Add food colouring, bicarb and vinegar into glasses and watch them go!

3. Do some fruit and vegetable prints.

Literally just cut any fruit or vegetables in half, dip them in paint, and away you go!
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Literally just cut any fruit or vegetables in half, dip them in paint, and away you go!

4. Make some paper aeroplanes.

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Sometimes the old ones are still the best.

5. Create your own slime.

Mix together food colouring, cornflour and water for some science fun. It's that simple!
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Mix together food colouring, cornflour and water for some science fun. It's that simple!

6. Cut out some good old fashioned potato prints.

This will need a bit of grown-up help for the cutting but the imagination for the shapes can run wild!
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This will need a bit of grown-up help for the cutting but the imagination for the shapes can run wild!

7. Use old socks to make sock puppets.

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Stick as little as some googly eyes on those bad boys and you've got yourself some super easy puppets!

8. Finger painting.

There are some really cool ideas that can be made using nothing but fingers, paint, paper and some imagination.
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There are some really cool ideas that can be made using nothing but fingers, paint, paper and some imagination.

9. Tie-Dye some old clothes.

This is both an excellent way of up-cycling and a way to encouraging kids to be hands on.
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This is both an excellent way of up-cycling and a way to encouraging kids to be hands on.

10. Make your own bubbles.

Pop some washing up liquid and water into an old bubble mixture container and watch the fun commence.
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Pop some washing up liquid and water into an old bubble mixture container and watch the fun commence.

11. Have fun with baking.

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From cakes to cookies, there are loads of recipes available for all levels.

12. Make your own bubble art.

Mix washing up liquid, paint and water in a bowl, use a straw to blow bubbles and put some paper on top and you have a mini masterpiece.
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Mix washing up liquid, paint and water in a bowl, use a straw to blow bubbles and put some paper on top and you have a mini masterpiece.

13. Do some origami.

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This magical paperwork has so many levels of fun that kids of all ages can enjoy.

14. Make some salt dough.

You don't need to go out and buy expensive dough sets when making your own at home made from from salt, water and flour is just as good.
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You don't need to go out and buy expensive dough sets when making your own at home made from from salt, water and flour is just as good.

15. Decorate a paper chain.

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These aren't just for Christmas, making paper chains at home are fun any time of year.

16. Painting stones.

This is a really fun way to paint on something that is a bit different to the usual old paper.
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This is a really fun way to paint on something that is a bit different to the usual old paper.

17. Build a fort!

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Use blankets, duvets, card board boxes, whatever you can find to build a private world in your own house.

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