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Silly Squad Crafts in July

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Over the coming weeks we will be sharing fabulous crafts that you can do at home using things you can find around the house.
Download the instructions below in PDF or Video format and enjoy!
Check out the crafts and activities we shared in June here.
If you would like the craft in a different format please contact us.

Crazy CritterCrazy Critters Craft
What will your crazy critter look like?

31st July 2020

 


Draw with Rob Activity Pack CoverDraw with Rob - Antarctic Spot the Difference
Can you spot the six differences between these two Antarctic scenes?
Rob believes that anyone can learn to draw and his easy-to-follow instructions and warm-hearted humour make drawing a joy.
Download the Spot the Difference Activity Sheet here - 3MB PDF
We are delighted to be working in partnership The Reading Agency.

29th July 2020

 


Penguin PalPenguin Pal Craft
Have fun creating this lovely penguin pal

29th July 2020

 


Panda craftPanda Craft
Follow these steps to make a panda and tree.

27th July 2020

 


Draw with Rob Activity Pack CoverDraw with Rob - The Doggy Dress Up
Learn to draw with Rob Biddulph; dress up the sausage dogs, what will they be wearing today?
Rob believes that anyone can learn to draw and his easy-to-follow instructions and warm-hearted humour make drawing a joy.
Download the Doggy Dress Up Activity Sheet here - 3MB PDF
We are delighted to be working in partnership The Reading Agency.

 

 


Birthday PaperchainBirthday Paperchain Craft
To mark Kempston Library's 60th birthday we are creating birthday paperchains.

24th July 2020

 


Draw with Rob Activity Pack CoverDraw with Rob - The Great Alien Bottom-Swap
Learn to draw with Rob Biddulph; draw different bottoms on his aliens in the Great Alien Bottom-Swap.
Rob believes that anyone can learn to draw and his easy-to-follow instructions and warm-hearted humour make drawing a joy.
Download the Alien Bottom Swap Activity Sheet here - 3MB PDF
We are delighted to be working in partnership The Reading Agency.

 

 


Happy Birthday BuntingBirthday Bunting Craft
To mark Kempston Library's 60th birthday we are creating happy birthday bunting.

22nd July 2020

 


Bamboozle the Panda craftBamboozle the Panda Craft
Follow these steps to make Bamboozle the Silly Squad panda

21st July 2020

 


Flower made of cake casesSuperhero Craft
Make your favourite superheros using your hand print and paper from home.

21st July 2020

 


Draw with Rob Activity Pack CoverDraw with Rob - The Gregosaurus
Learn to draw some of Rob Biddulph's favourite creations - today's is the Gregosaurus.
Rob believes that anyone can learn to draw and his easy-to-follow instructions and warm-hearted humour make drawing a joy.
Download the Gregosaurus Activity Sheet here - 3MB PDF
We are delighted to be working in partnership The Reading Agency.

 

 


Paper ToucansToucan Craft
Learn how to make fabulously colourful toucans.

17th July 2020

 


Silly Hand PuppetsRocket Lift Off
Make and decorate a fabulous rocket ready to fly to the moon.

15th July 2020

 


Silly Hand PuppetsSilly Hand Puppets
Create and play with these fabulous fun hand puppets.

10th July 2020

 


OctopusOctopus Pals Craft
Make an octopus pal or two!

8th July 2020

 


Silly Squad Wordsearch, colouring and sudoku activity sheetsSilly Squad Activity Sheets
Download the two activity sheets below and have some Silly Squad fun!

6th July 2020

 


Flower made of cake casesFlower Craft
Make beautiul flowers from cake cases and maybe give them to someone you love to brighten their day.

3rd July 2020

 


Tree Rain StickTree Rain Stick Craft
Up, up and away! Create a colourful hot air balloon collage.

3rd July 2020

 


FramePhoto Frame Craft
Create a beautiful, colourful, spangly frame for your favourite photo or picture.

1st July 2020

 


Hot air balloon collageHot Air Balloon Craft
Up, up and away! Create a colourful hot air balloon collage.

1st July 2020

 


What else is happening online during the Silly Squad Reading Challenge?

Izzie the octopus jugglingYes we are! We will be offering a range of activities online during the challeng; find out more below:

Bedford Borough Libraries are offering:

  • Stay at Home Storytime - Watch local people from all over Bedford sharing fabulous stories
  • Lego Club - Every Saturday we share a theme and then you can start building, send us a picture of your creation and we will share them all on Friday before the next theme is released

 

Central Bedfordshire Libraries are offering:

  • Places to Read Challenge - Why not make your reading time even more interesting by finding unusual places to read? Join the challenge and get a certificate!
  • Rhymes and Stories - Fabulous stories every Thursday at 11.30 on Facebook Live.
    Don't worry if you miss them you can catch it later on the Central Bedfordshire Libraries Facebook page
  • Bedtime Stories - Settle down and cuddle up with your little ones for a lovely story every Wednesday and Saturday night at 6.00 p.m. on the Central Bedfordshire Libraries Facebook page
  • Lego Club - Every Saturday we share a theme on our Facebook page and then you can start building, send us a picture of your creation and we will share them all on Friday before the next theme is released
  • Code Club - Why not have a go at coding and see what you can create?
  • Chatterbooks - Love reading? Love talking about books? Why not try these fabulous book themed activities
  • I Spy - Have fun finding each week's item and then learn about it on Britannica. Keep an eye on the Central Bedfordshire Libraries Facebook page each week

 

Silly Squad images © Laura Ellen Anderson


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