Activities to do with Children

This section is packed with fun things for children to do connected to bugs

Cut out and colour in Narow-headed ant

Make and colour in your own Narrow-headed ant

Make a bee hotel

How to make a home for solitary bees.

Make a bug hotel

How to make some great bug homes

Make a log-pile for beetles

How to set up a great habitat for beetles

Make a mini-meadow

How to create a mini-meadow for pollinators

Make a bug friendly garden

Great things to do to make the garden more bug friendly

Beetle Drive

How to run a beetle drive

I'm Amelia Rate

An easy read book that introduces the importance of bugs through important lessons for a young child

Save the Planet Through Gaming with Buglife are launching their “Save the Planet Through Gaming” project. Young people (6 to 11) learn oodles about ecology and making exciting games. They can learn SCRATCH programming through our courses or board game design; either way it is fun! Most importantly there is a great competition with more than £1000 of prizes to win. It all kicks off on the 7th May and is FREE –

Ladybird spider colour in sheet

A fun colour in ladybird spider sheet

Narrow-headed ant mask

Make yourself a Narrow-headed ant mask

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