Banish half term boredom with these fun activities from Tom Gates

Published on: 27 May 2019 Author: Catriona Wightman

Children complaining of boredom this half term? We've got just the thing...

The front cover of Tom Gates Mega Make and Do (and Stories Too!)

How's your half term going so far? If you're struggling to keep the kids entertained, fear not, because the magnificent Tom Gates is here to help out!

Liz Pichon's brilliant books never fail to entertain, and now Tom's back with a brand new activity book Mega Make and Do (and Stories Too!)

Left to his own devices over half term, Tom comes up with lots of fun things to keep himself entertained - from doodling to games and crafts and stories. And now you can join in!

Make a pop-up card with Tom Gates

What's more, Tom's treated us to three of the activities inside the book so you can get a little preview of what to expect and get creative.

Whether you want to make a pop-up card or a flip book made from post-it notes, simply download the PDFs below and get started.

But parents, be warned - there's an activity here to make a foil spider, so you might just want to watch out for it...

Download the activities

Make a foil spider with Tom Gates

Just click on the links below to download the activities - they're all PDF files.

How to make a foil spider

How to make a pop-up card

How to make a post-it note flip book

We'd love to see what you come up with - so do share your creations in the comments below or on social media @BookTrust!

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