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15 Easter Activity Ideas For Families
The Easter Holidays are coming up, and what better way to make special family memories than doing some fun-filled activities. To help get you started we have listed our 15 favourite Easter family activities.
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The Wonder Adventure: Easter Edition
The Easter Bunny has gone missing! The Guardians need YOUR help to find the Easter Bunny, deliver the eggs around the world and save Spring!
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Why we're the best
The Wonder Adventure Subscription is the BEST creative subscription box for children available, and here's why!
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The Wonder Adventure Community Hub
Our subscribers receive exclusive VIP access to the Community Hub. Including:
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How to: Make a sensory Spring garden
Spring is coming, why not brighten up your house by making your very own sensory Spring garden?
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Our Fav Puzzles For Kids
Puzzles are a fundamental part of a child's development, and they can come in many forms each one with its own aim and skillset. To help you find the right puzzles for your child, we have compiled a list of our favourite types of puzzles and an example of each.
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Expert Top Tips: How to spot signs of mental health problems in your child
Each week we will be bringing you 5 top tips from experts in their field. This week we have been reading advice from Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research.
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What did people think of The Wonder Adventure Subscription?
Our BRAND NEW Wonder Adventure Subscription has had a hugely successful launch! Our lucky subscribers have all received the first edition of this fantastic subscription box, and we were so pleased to hear people's response to their first box and our LIVE half term events.
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Expert Top Tips: Staying Safe Online
Each week we will be bringing you 5 top tips from experts in their field. This week we have been reading the advice from Thinkuknow, a top education programme which works to protect children online. We have taken their advice and created 5 top bits for staying safe online:
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Our Fav Magic Tricks For Kids
Everybody loves a good magic trick, and there is nothing cuter than a child which can do magic. What better way to spend your Saturday afternoon than watching their new magic show? To help them on their magical journey, we have complied a list of our favourite magic tricks for kids!
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Expert Top Tips: Draw Like An Expert
Each week we will be bringing you 5 top tips from experts in their field. This week we have asked artist Richard Underwood, for his top tips on how to achieve the best drawing.
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Our Fav Arts and Crafts For Kids
Children love getting crafty, the opportunity to create something new which is entirely their own is so exciting and important for them. To help, we have complied a list of some of our favourite arts and crafts ideas.
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Expert Top Tips: Imagination Stirrers
Each week we will be bringing you 5 top tips from experts in their field. This week we have asked Hazel Merlino, Mum of 3, businesses owner and passionate about storytelling, for her top tips on how to get children's imagination stirring.
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Our Fav Food Fun For Kids
Children are notoriously fussy with food, and a great way to get them to try new things (especially if they are healthy) is to make it fun! To help, we have complied a list of our favourite food fun ideas
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Why we #LOVEimagination!
It is just 10 days until Valentine's Day and love is in the air, for imagination that is! Because it is also just 10 days until the first edition of The Wonder Adventure Subscription will be through the letter box of all our lucky subscribers.
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Mental Health and 7 Wonders of the Imagination
Its Mental Health Week! The number of children experiencing mental health problems is increasing at an alarming rate, we must support our children and provide them with strong building blocks to overcome mental health. Creativity and engaging in the arts can benefit individual and community health, from spreading public health messages, to supporting wellbeing in isolation. The Greater Manchester i-THRIVE Arts, Culture and Mental Health programme was established to build on the known links betwe
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Fizzy Mud
Experiment with your very own fizzy mud!
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Expert Top Tips: Best Apps for Kids
Each week we will be bringing you 5 top tips from experts in their field. This week we have asked Michelle Roman, Mum of 2 for her top 5 educational apps for kids to help with homeschooling. Michelle has always used (and tested) a multitude of apps to support home learning with great success.
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Why the Wonder Adventure Subscription is the New RF!
We have used our years of experience, taken all of the best bits of the Rainbow Factory and transformed them into a magical subscription box. So why is the subscription the new Rainbow Factory?
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Our Fav Experiments For Kids
Kids should do scientific experiments as well as watching them, for the same reason that they should write stories as well as reading them or do sport as well as watching it. Experiments encourage kids to be curious, creative and confident. Jokes make us laugh because the punchline takes us by surprise. The best experiments do the same.To help you encourage your children to be curious and creative, we have complied a list of our top 5 experiments for kids.
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Expert Top Tips: 5 Tips For Homeschooling
Each week we will be bringing you 5 top tips from experts in their field. This week we have asked Mrs Lisa Rumford, Associate Principle for her top tips for homeschooling.
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10 reasons why you should choose our subscription
We believe The Wonder Adventure Subscription is the only subscription you need for your child, and here is the 10 reasons why!
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Our Fav Kids Board Games
Children's board games are so crucial to their development, but they also provide great opportunities for spending time as a family and crucial time away from screens. To help you create those special family moments, we can complied a list of our top 5 favourite board games for children.
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Why our subscription is wonder(ful)
**AVAILABLE NOW*** The *Brand New* Wonder Adventure Subscription! A monthly subscription that ignites children's imaginations in a creative, dynamic and fulfilling way, whilst supporting key educational milestones in children aged 3-8.Why is our subscription wonder(ful)?
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Build your own Jetpack
Explore the world with your very own jetpack made by the power of your imagination!
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Sticky Situation Game
Put your aim skills to the test in this simple, fun game suitable for children of all ages!
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New Year's Eve Traditions From Around The World
Holiday Club is coming!Holiday Club is extra special this festive season, each day has its very own storyline! On 30th December, the children will become world explorers to discover how various cultures around the world celebrate The New Year. We thought that these traditions were so exciting that we wanted to share them with you.
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Christmas Decorations
Christmas is fast approaching and many of us have already started putting up our decorations, so why not create your own decorations to add a personal touch to your Christmas?
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Top 10 Children's Christmas Stories
Nothing gets children in the spirit of Christmas like a good Christmas story! To build the excitement, why not have your very own countdown to Christmas and read a Christmas story every day in December?To help you fill your festive season full of story magic here is our top 10 children's Christmas stories
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Countdown to Christmas!
Countdown to Christmas! It's nearly December (crazy right?!!) make your countdown to Christmas crafty this year with our Santa Advent Calendar!
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Holiday Club is Back!
Oh I wish it could be 'Holiday Club' everyday! Our Christmas Holiday Club is set to be the best yet. Following on from the summer-sell-out, and our Halloween special, it’s a great opportunity for kids to meet their friends, and new ones, in a covid-19 safe and secure fun-filled setting.To celebrate Christmas, each day at Holiday Club will have a Christmas theme, filled with crafts, activities, science experiments, and drama games
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Have you heard? We've added an extra date!
*NEW DATE ADDED DUE TO POPULAR DEMAND!*Our Virtual Santa's Story Grotto will now take place on the 12th AND 13th of December, and places are selling out fast!
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Top 10 Tips: Baby Toys & Apparatus
In support of Baby Week Leeds initiative, here are our top 10 baby toys and apparatus!
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Top 10 Tips: Games to Play with Your Baby
In support of Baby Week Leeds initiative, here are our top 10 games to play with Babies!
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Top 10 Tips: Nursery Rhymes for Babies
In support of Baby Week Leeds initiative, here are our top 10 nursery rhymes for Babies!
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Top 10 Tips: Best Story Books for Babies
In support of Baby Week Leeds initiative, here are our Top 10 Baby Books to read to your little ones!
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Top 10 Tips: Best Edible Messy Play Foods for Babies
In support of Baby Week Leeds initiative, here are our Top 10 Baby Best ideas for Edible Messy Play!
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Top 10 Tips: Fun Activities for Babies and Toddlers
It is Baby Week Leeds! To support this incredible initiative we are listing our Top 10 Baby Best Ideas and Activities - first up the Rainbow Factory owner offering her personal experience with Top 10 Activities to do at home with your Baby and Toddler.
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5 Reasons Why You Should Celebrate Christmas With Us!
Christmas is going to be different this year, but that does not mean it cannot still be full of creative and festive fun! Here are 5 reasons why you should include our Holiday Club in your Christmas celebrations.
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5 Reasons Why You NEED The Wonder Book This Christmas
Christmas is coming around fast, and it's going to be a difficult one this year. But have no fear, the Wonder Book is here! Our Wonder Book 'Christmas Bumper Edition' is packed full of 100s of themed activities and ideas for kids to do, PLUS a traditional Christmas gingerbread hunt with amazing prizes to be won! Buy what do you NEED the Wonder Book? Here is 5 reasons why the Wonder Book is perfect for your children this Christmas
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5 Reasons Why We Love Elves
Santa's magical elves play a big role in making Christmas a success, from making the presents to helping Santa navigate flying around the world in one night! To celebrate the elves we have devised a list of 5 reasons why we (and you) love the elves.
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1 Magnificent Movie
1 day to go until Holiday Club!Make this October Half Term extra special, watch the best family Halloween movie as voted by our social media fans. Before we reveal the best Halloween movie, let's see what our runner ups where....
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2 Cosmic Costumes
2 days to go until Holiday club! PLUS it's not long until Halloween, if you are struggling for costume ideas here are our 2 favourites this year. Don't forget fancy dress is always welcome at Holiday Club!
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6 Frighteningly Good Stories
6 Frighteningly Good Stories for Kids this Halloween
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3 Cursed Carvings
3 days until Holiday Club! Carving your own pumpkin this year? Why not try one of these incredible carvings?
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4 Ghoulish Games
4 days to go until Holiday club! Check out these 4 ghoulish games which you can play at your own Halloween disco, join us at Holiday Club for 4 days full of ghoulish games!
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5 Scary Experiments
5 days to go till Holiday Club! To celebrate here is 5 Scary Experiments for you to try at home, for more Halloween fun book a place at our Halloween themed Holiday Club!
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7 Spooky Craft Ideas
Its 7 days to go till our Holiday Club this October Half Term, to celebrate here are 7 spooky craft ideas to keep you going this Halloween!
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5 Reasons Why Kids LOVE Holiday Club
Our Holiday Club has been a popular attraction for years! But why do kids love it so much that they return term after term?We have gathered together the top 5 reasons why kids love our Holiday Club!
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5 Reasons Why Kids will LOVE the Wonder Book
5 Reasons Why the Wonder Book is the Best Activity Book of the YearOver 40 pages, jam packed full of 100+ activities and ideas for kids to do. This go-to activity book will provide children with HOURS of fun and engaging activities.
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Why activity books are important
The MANY (12) Reasons why Activity Books Are KEY to Children’s DevelopmentAs wonderful as books can be for stimulating the imagination, youngsters need more than that. Children’s activity books are ideal for providing kids with more than just the reading experience that is essential to their later academic strength.
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Creative Fun! Slime & Salt Dough
Here are our Ingredient and how-to guide to make slime and salt dough!
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