Games for 3 - 5yrs Scavenger fun!
With the weather warming up here is a great way to make a trip to the park or to the bottom of the garden more exciting.
Plan a scavenger hunt! You can modify the list depending on where you live but here are some great ideas to collect / do whilst enjoying the fresh air.
Also send them off with a notebook and pencil / crayon to draw some things that they find or to do bark rubbings!
Find a tree with blossom on it – do a bark rubbing nd draw the blossom
Find 3 different types of leaves
Find a beetle
Find a feather
Find a worm – draw the worm
Find a stick shaped like a “Y”
Find a shiny stone
Find a round piece of gravel / stone
Find a spider’s web and draw a picture of it
Feel some wet mud
Smell the grass – pick a blade of grass
Find a slug
Find a snail – draw a picture of the shell
Find some moss
Find a leaf with insect holes
Find a seed
Find 3 different colours of flowers
Find some bracken (see below)
Find but don’t touch a thistle or prickly plant
See if you can spot a squirrel
Find some horse chestnut leaves (see below)
Find some cow parsley (see below)
See if you can see some ducklings, ducks or swans
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