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Free fun activities


from 0 - 5 years old


Many little things light up hungry little minds. Kids take everything in, and even the smallest things you do with them can make a big difference.

They love it when you chat, play and read with them, even when they’re too young to understand everything. Whatever the time and wherever you are, you can turn almost anything into a game. And every little thing you do together will help set them up nicely for the day they start school.

Looking for a bit more inspiration for things to do. Start by trying some of these simple, fun activities for kids, from newborn to 5 years old

Words for life contains activities, as well as many more tips and activities to improve your child's chatting, reading, writing and listening at home.

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Updated: 24/09/2021