A very good friend of mine used to be a deputy headteacher and when she knew I was starting Inkpots, she advised that I always had a few spare ideas to hand just in case I had some additional time to fill, or things didn’t go to plan. Yesterday morning, I saw a family packing […]
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From time to time at Inkpots, children come to holiday workshops not knowing anybody else, and our way of doing things is new to them too. Over the years, I have developed a few strategies for settling new children in, especially those who are a little anxious. I have pulled some of these ideas together […]
Our Autumn Half Term Workshop will be all about Golden Autumn. We will take the colours, scents and tastes of Autumn to inspire our creativity.
We look forward to using our new venue at St John’s Church in Burgess Hill town centre.
This half term at Inkpots, we will be making the most of what Autumn has to offer at our Half Term workshop. We’ll be using the colours, tastes, smells and sights of the season to inspire our creativity. We’ll also be using our new venue – the Upper Room at St John’s Church in the centre of […]
Week 5 – how are you doing? Are you getting ready for going back to school? But before you do, here are some more Gangsta Granny ideas, based on David Walliams‘ book: Can you make up some titles which include alliteration too – for example, Annoying Aunties, Groovy Grandads, Curious Cousins – and can you […]
Our second workshop of the summer takes place on Wednesday 24 August and will be held at 1st Burgess Hill Scout Hall. The theme will be all about our favourite authors, including J K Rowling, Roald Dahl, David Walliams and Jacqueline Wilson.
There’ll be lots of activities and writing and drawing opportunities. Plus cake!
There is plenty of parking at the Scout hall; please contact Gill for more information.
Welcome back! This week it’s been great to hear from some of you and hear all about what you’ve been doing. I’ve also received a book review from Ellen – why don’t you do one too and send it to me at firstname.lastname@example.org So – here are some more activities for this week. Don’t forget […]
Week 3 of Gangsta Granny activities – which means we’re half way through the holidays in England. What have you been doing – what’s been your best bit so far? Write in, and we’ll feature your news on the website. So this week, we have two BIG activities for you: Number one – we would […]