50 Things to Do Before You’re 5: Bonfire Night Celebrations!!
Just like Halloween, there are loads of activities and fun things that you can do with your children to celebrate Bonfire Night!! Even better, you can also tick off some of your 50 things to do before you’re 5 as well!!
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1) Spot fireworks … Whee, Bang, Whizz #16
Even if you’re not going to an organised event, the skies with be filled on the 5th November with beautiful colours! Stand in your upstairs window with your children and spot the different colours and sounds!
2) Create a firework painting … Mini Artists #20
Save a few toilet rolls then using scissors, cut lots of slits into one end and splay the cardboard out. Dip the cut ends into a few bowls of paint and splodge onto paper!
3) Fireworks in a Jar … Hocus Pocus Potions #17
Clean a glass jar and fill it 3/4 of the way up with warm water. Pour four tablespoons of oil into a bowl and add a few drops of food colouring (about four drops for each colour). Mix the oil and colours together, then slowly pour the mixture into the jar and watch what happens!
4) Firework Rockets … Great Wakefield Baking #47
Create a healthy edible rocket for all the family to enjoy! Take a bamboo stick and have fun decorating it with the kids suing different fruits! Use a strawberry or a triangle shaped melon as the nose, bananas or grapes for the body of the rocket and a piece of pineapple for the tail!!
5) Firework Sounds … Shout and Shh #13
There loads of firework type sounds that are great for saying with your children. Practice them together whether its quietly or very loud!!
50 Things To Do Before You’re 5, helps children from 0-5 become school ready. It has been developed with families to produce a fun resource that offers a wide range of experiences that builds skills & language and supports brain development in young children! 50 Things is a brilliant way to try something new or get outdoors!