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.