Activity Pack Number 15

Name of Activity: Bin Around Suitable for ages: 6+ Resources required: Wheelie bin and a ball How to play: The aim is to get to the amount of points agreed in a set time. It is important to agree on a distance too. Each player will stand a set distance away from the bin and aim for the edge or the top of the bin and try and catch the ball as it bounces off the bin. If you throw…...
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Activity Pack Number 14

Name of Activity: Bubbles Snakes Suitable for ages: 3+ Resources required: a sock a plastic bottle and washing up liquid mixed with water How to play: Simply cut the bottom off the bottle, slip the sock over to cover the bottom and add the elastic band to hold it in place and then dip the sock into a dish of bubble solution.   Salford Youth Alliance, Salford Community Leisure and the young volunteers we work with have put together a…...
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Activity Pack Number 13

Suitable for ages: Any age Resources required: Pen or pencil and paper How to play: Collect all the following items in a basket or bag and post a picture below Indoor A toy with Wheels A book with the first letter of your name in the title A pair of matching socks 4 things that are green A toy smaller than your hand Something round 5 logos that are all different A toy that 5 different colours A item that…...
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Activity Pack Number 12

Name of Activity: 30 second figure of 8 challenge Suitable for ages: 8+ Resources required: Pair of socks, tennis ball, football How to play: Stand with feet shoulder width apart, bending knees slightly Pick your ball, socks, other piece of equipment up and, passing it between both hands, draw a figure of 8 between and around your legs To make it easier place socks on the floor and move object on the floor. Make it harder by increasing the size…...
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Activity Pack Number 11

Name of Activity: Indoor Bowling   Suitable for ages: 3+   Resources required: Collect 10 empty plastic water bottles and a ball   How to play: You can fill all 10 water bottles part way with water for stability. Once filled up ensure the lids are on tightly. Arrange the bottles in the way bowling pins are set up (1, 2, 3, 4). Use the ball for knocking down the pin. Each pin you knock down is equalled to 1…...
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Activity Pack Number 10

Name of Activity: Balloon football Suitable for ages: 5+ Resources required: 1 long rectangular table, 1 blown up balloon How to play: Step 1: Blow your balloon up Step 2: 2 players then compete for the balloon by blowing it across the table Step 3: Players have to blow the balloon off the opposite end of the table in order to score a point Step 4: When a point is scored the opposing team then start from their end of…...
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Activity Pack Number 9

Name of Activity: Eye Spy Suitable for ages: Any Age Resources required: None How to play: Start with one person naming the letter of an object of the room/area that you are in with the task being to guess the object in that room based on the letter. If you get it correct then it would be your turn to give a letter of a word you can see. Can you challenge us with a picture of the room you’re…...
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Activity Pack Number 8

Name of Activity: Healthy Monopoly Suitable for ages: All ages under 3 will need assistance Resources required: Use the board in this pack to play. Get creative and design your own dice using paper and pens. You can also use an online number randomiser!! Use something fun in your house to act as player for the board for example your favourite toy. How to play – Roll the dice, move your player & complete the activity you land on Every…...
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Activity Pack Number 7

Name of Activity: Dance Word search Suitable for ages: 6+ How to play: Find the list of dance themed words in the 2 Word searches. Salford Youth Alliance, Salford Community Leisure and the young volunteers we work with have put together a range of activities for young people to try at home during this difficult time. These activities can be done with little or no equipment. Here is activity number Seven In the comments we would like to see your…...
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Stay Active Pack 6

Name of Activity: Alphabet dance Suitable for ages: 6+ How to play: Create your own fun dance routine with the moves that spell your name.     A - Twist Jumps x 4                            N – Fold arms and nod head x 4 B – Jump feet apart                    O – Knee bends x 4 C – Heel digs in front x 4                  P – Criss Cross jumps x 4 D – Roll arms                                     Q – Pat knees x…...
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