Age 5-7 | Key Stage 1

What's in this section?

A range of curriculum-linked activities that will inspire KS1 students to think creatively – whether to solve problems or simply design amazing inventions. Resources are linked to popular characters like Shaun the Sheep and contain activities for group and individual work.

Who is it for?

These resources are designed for KS1 teachers that want to encourage their pupils’ creativity. But there are also ideas for parents to use at weekends or during the holidays. Everything's free to use in the classroom or at home.

Lesson plans and inspiring activities


Download these comprehensive lesson plans or activity sheet. The lesson plans contain multiple different tasks so you can pick individual aspects even if you don’t choose to use the full plan.

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Most recent | Age 5-7 | View all

Cracking Ideas 2016 - Shaun the Sheep Age 4-7

Age 5-7

Key Stage 1


The Brief

Designed to stimulate children's imaginations and creativity both in school and beyond and can be used as a fun activity towards competition entry or as an integral part of your school education provision for children aged 4-7, the UK curriculua links also provided.

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Cracking Ideas Lesson Plan 5-7 year olds

Age 5-7

Key Stage 1


The Brief

Hands-on and thought provoking one hour-lesson plan, adapted for younger children.  Includes whole group and small group work.  Additional activities that could enable it to be split across more sessions.
 

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Cracking Ideas Design Competition
Find out about our Cracking Ideas competition – and your chance to win some great prizes. All competitions are free to enter, so get cracking!
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Let the world see your work: upload it to our Cracking Ideas gallery, and see how many thumbs up you can get.