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8 Easy Ways To Inspire Your Kids To Create

We often associate creativity with artists and musicians but creative thinking is the lynchpin of many disciplines, particularly STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) subjects. The ability to think outside the box and solve problems is what drives the innovation of STEM industries. Contrary to popular belief creativity is not something innate that we are either born with or without-...read more


7 Summer Holiday STEM Activities

The British weather might be a bit slow on the uptake but the summer holidays are fast approaching! Whether we get glorious sun or just a little bit less rain, the milder temperatures provide a great opportunity to take our STEM adventures outside. Being outdoors and surrounded by nature is an awesome sensory experience for little explorers, and allows for...read more


Trunkaroo Theme: Famous Artists

Our latest trunk is a must-have for budding artists and designers! This month we have taken inspiration from the great artists of history. We have included two artistic projects, alongside our 12-page educational magazine, which will encourage creative thinking and experimentation. With the Famous Artists Trunk, children will learn different art techniques and create masterpieces inspired by Picasso,...read more


Nail Varnish Prints Experiment

Nail Varnish Prints!

See what happens when you mix nail varnish and water to create a marbling art experiment.

 

You will need:

• Bowl of Water

• Nail Varnish

• Cocktail Stick 

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7 Ways for Kids to Give Back this Christmas

The festive season is a magical time of family gatherings, plentiful food and of presents. It’s also the perfect opportunity to develop your child’s social conscience: a time for giving as well as receiving. Take some time to talk about those people who are less fortunate and how it’s important to share our own good fortune whenever possible. There are...read more


5 Christmas Decoration Crafts

Here at Trunkaroo HQ decorating the Christmas tree is one of our favourite Christmas activities. Christmas baubles are collected over the years, passed down by generations and are often cherished mementos. What better way to decorate your tree but with baubles made by your children? When the kids see their creations hanging from the branches it will instil a real...read more