Our impact News Winter activity ideas We’ve put together some handy tips for festive crafts to try out over the winter season. From tasty hot chocolate to sparkly winter playdough, these activities are great fun for adults and children alike and can be used to help develop speech and language. Winter playdough This glittery craft will provide hours of fun using just three very simple household ingredients. Snowman poppers game A quick craft using cups and balloons that creates a fun game for adults and children alike. Star decorations Make beautiful stars using lollipop sticks to add some magic to your home. Snow paint This simple mixture of shaving foam and PVA glue will add a festive touch to winter crafts. Rudolph paper roll Make your very own reindeer using a toilet roll tube… and don’t forget his red nose. Rocky Road Little ones will love getting involved in cooking this simple festive treat in the microwave. Ice excavation activity Hide small toys in a block of ice for a fun sensory activity. Hot chocolate Make hot chocolate together for a tasty warming treat. Hand wreath Trace around your hands to create simple and effective wreath decorations. Christmas tree baubles Use glitter and colouring pens to create unique decorations. Bird cookies Mix together birdseed and coconut oil to make festive treats for your feathered friends.