Details for the Ridgefield Summer Holiday 2019 Playscheme are here. Scroll down below the Activity Plan to make your booking.

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Child led play and PARS- Please note that all our activities are optional to the children. At no point will we make children take part in our activities. Children that do take part in our activities are free to change, adapt or stop at any point during the activity. With “riskier” activities, such as tool use and fire use activities, discussions would be had with the children in adapting or changing these.

Summer Week 1Morning activitiesLUNCHAfternoon activities
Thursday 25 July“Not a stick”
Stick making
Create your “not a stick” get your not a stick challenge card and take home to complete!

#SmartkidzNotAStickChallenge
Using sticks make something to add to our outdoor area.LUNCHWater balloons, pistols and sponges full of paint to create amazing art!Bubble-mania

Go bubble crazy with our bubble box!

#SMARTKIDZSUMMERBINGO
Friday 26 JulyPlaydough station
Get creative in our playdough station. Can you complete our challenge cards?
Nerf Wars/ Cross Bows
Defeat the Ogres on our ogre target board.
Can you knock all the tins/targets down?
LUNCHObstacle Course
Climb over, limbo under, crawl through, step over are just some of the skills it requires to beat Smartkidz course.
Summer Week 2Morning activitiesLUNCHAfternoon activities
Monday 29 JulyChalk Pictures
Chunky chalks, thin chalks & multi coloured chalk. What can you design?
Junk Modelling
What can you create using a variety of things from junk modelling.
#SMARTKIDZSUMMERBINGO
LUNCHForest School
Using any of the resources you can find, build dens, mazes, forts and other structures you can think of.

#SMARTKIDZSUMMERBINGO
Tuesday 30 JulyBoUnCy CaStLe DaY
Go crazy on our pirate obstacle, slide down the high slide and take part in some obstacle course races! Get your face painted!
#SMARTKIDZSUMMERBINGO
Please ensure you are at the club by 8am we cannot wait for late children. We aim to be back at approximately 5.30pm.
LUNCHBoUnCy CaStLe DaY
Go crazy on our pirate obstacle, slide down the high slide and take part in some obstacle course races! Get your face painted!
#SMARTKIDZSUMMERBINGO
Please ensure you are at the club by 8am we cannot wait for late children. We aim to be back at approximately 5.30pm.
Wednesday 31 July
TRIP!
Wisbech adventure playground
Visit https://www.wisbechadventureplay.net for details on what the adventure playground is all about
Please ensure you are at the club by 8am we cannot wait for late children. We aim to be back at approximately 5.30pm.
LUNCHWisbech adventure playground
Visit https://www.wisbechadventureplay.net for details on what the adventure playground is all about
Please ensure you are at the club by 8am we cannot wait for late children. We aim to be back at approximately 5.30pm.
Thursday 1 AugustBadge Making
How jazzy can you make your badge, from glitter to paint.

Keyring Madness
Using multi-coloured dyes can you master the art of
TYE-DIE t-shirts & bandanas.

#SMARTKIDZSUMMERBINGO
LUNCHSlime Factory
Create many different types of slime.
Can we master them all?

#SMARTKIDZSUMMERBINGO
Friday 2 August The Great Smartkidz Bake-Off
Explore a world of ingredients, utensils & recipes.
Join in the making of rainbow cookies, chocolate cupcakes and marshmallow/ strawberry pops.
#SMARTKIDZSUMMERBINGO
LUNCHThe Great Smartkidz Bake-Off
Explore a world of utensils, ingredients & recipes.
from cheese straws, pizzas & sausage rolls.

#SMARTKIDZSUMMERBINGO
Summer Week 3Morning activitiesLUNCHAfternoon activities
Monday 5 August

Create your own Spy Passport.
Interrogation Practice- Will you crack it, or can you keep the information top secret?
Laser Course
Can you make it through the course without triggering the alarm system?
LUNCHPaul the giraffe is Missing
Find and solve the clues to discover where Paul is and who giraffe napped him.
Spy Gadgets
Using a range of resources can you meet the criteria?
Create your own Spy Gadget.
Tuesday 6 AugustShredder Skate School
Shredder skate school is a community driven skateboard club, run by Skateboard England professionals, that aim to bring the joys of skateboarding to anyone that wishes to start.
www.shredderskateschool.co.uk
LUNCHShredder Skate School
Shredder skate school is a community driven skateboard club, run by Skateboard England professionals, that aim to bring the joys of skateboarding to anyone that wishes to start.
www.shredderskateschool.co.uk
Wednesday 7 August
NATIONAL PLAY DAY 2019

Right To Play
NATIONAL PLAY DAY 2019
“PLAY IS THE BUSINESS OF THE CHILDREN THEMSLEVES”
JACK LAMBERT, 1974
For national play day we will be leaving the day to the true
masters of play, the children themselves.
Staff will be on hand to support and provide resources
where necessary, however we will have as much available
for the children to freely access.
Keep an eye out on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter for
our posts as we aim to cover every play type in one day!!!
This day is charged at an extra £1.00, which will go to the charity Right to Play.
#NationalPlayDay2019 @RightToPlay_UK
LUNCHNATIONAL PLAY DAY 2019
“PLAY IS THE BUSINESS OF THE CHILDREN THEMSLEVES”
JACK LAMBERT, 1974
For national play day we will be leaving the day to the true
masters of play, the children themselves.
Staff will be on hand to support and provide resources
where necessary, however we will have as much available
for the children to freely access.
Keep an eye out on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter for
our posts as we aim to cover every play type in one day!!!
This day is charged at an extra £1.00, which will go to the charity Right to Play.
#NationalPlayDay2019 @RightToPlay_UK
Thursday 8 AugustPotions Class
Can you impress Professor Snape by creating a magical potion from a range of ingredients.
#SMARTKIDZSUMMERBINGO
Flying Class
Join Smartkidz for a game of muggle quidditch.
#SMARTKIDZSUMMERBINGO
LUNCHButterbeer
Follow a recipe and make your every own butterbeer.
Berty Botts every flavour bean challenge.
avoid the horrible flavours by attempting to find a sweet flavour.
Defence Against the Dark Arts
Make your own wand from natural resources.
Create your own spells and use your wand to cast them.
#SMARTKIDZSUMMERBINGO
Magic Wand Game
Friday 9 August Cinema Trip
Film to be decided, snack will be provided.
Please be at the club by 9:00am and will return by approximately 2:00pm. Picnic in the park after the cinema.
LUNCHBlindfolded Rope Game Make homemade lemonade
#SMARTKIDZSUMMERBINGO
Summer Week 4Morning activitiesLUNCHAfternoon activities
Monday 12 August Name Tags
With a range of resources make your own name tag using wood.
#SMARTKIDZSUMMERBINGO
Make paint from natural resources then paint a picture.
#SMARTKIDZSUMMERBINGO
LUNCHWillow weaving with the Coddiwomplers
An amazing and creative day spent with the Coddiwomplers, making a range of amazing structures, including bird feeders, snails and wands.
Tuesday 13 AugustHero Keyring Madness

Make cookies using marvel cutters.
Save the day- catch the villains.

Unmask Identities.
LUNCHSuper Hero Training Camp
Shoot like Spiderman
Smash like Hulk
Shield throwing like Captain America
Complete the challenging obstacle course.
Wednesday 14 AugustMake a windmill or sun catcher using bright colours or natural resources. Web of life game.

Nature Bingo
LUNCHExperiments
Bubbling, exploding & fizzy experiments.
Chemistry Lab
Mix, add, stir, explore in Smartkidz very own lab.
Thursday 15 AugustTrip to the beach
We will be embarking on Hunstanton beach with a selection of “beach school” based activities on offer.
ICE CREAM INCLUDED
#SMARTKIDZSUMMERBINGO
Please ensure you are at the club by 8am we cannot wait for late children. We aim to be back at approximately 5.30pm.
LUNCHTrip to the beach
We will be embarking on Hunstanton beach with a selection of “beach school” based activities on offer.
ICE CREAM INCLUDED
#SMARTKIDZSUMMERBINGO
Please ensure you are at the club by 8am we cannot wait for late children. We aim to be back at approximately 5.30pm.
Friday 16 August
Roald Dahl
BFG Dream Jar
Using food colouring, cotton wool and glitter create your own dream jar.
George’s Marvellous Medicine
Mix & stir to see what concoction you can make.
LUNCHJames & the Giant Peach
Help James find his friends & return them to the Peach.

Pin the tail on Mr Fox.
Charlie & the Chocolate Factory
Movie with candy floss and popcorn.
Summer Week 5Morning activitiesLUNCHAfternoon activities
Monday 19 August
Complete our Lego card challenges.

Get lost in your own Lego maze
Create and design your own Lego biscuits.LUNCHDesign your own Lego character.

Pin the head on the Lego character.
Lego scavenger hunt.
Tuesday 20 August
Water War
Water pistols, water launchers, water
sponges and balloons.

#SMARTKIDZSUMMERBINGO
LUNCHNature Cooking
What can you cook up in our mud kitchen? Mud pies, leaf crisps…..

#SMARTKIDZSUMMERBINGO
Scavenger Hunt
Hunt for natural edible food ready to bake with our findings.
#SMARTKIDZSUMMERBINGO
Wednesday 21 Play in a big cardboard box
Let your imagination run wild, from cities, forts, castles to robot suits, cars or shops etc.
Choose from LOADS of boxes to run with your imagination.

#SMARTKIDZSUMMERBINGO
LUNCH7 years+
BMX with world champion BMX stunt man Mike Mullen.
Learn some cool tricks and stunts while improving self-esteem, confidence and “give it a go” attitude.
Under 7 years
Have a go at some crazy circus skills- test your limit.
Thursday 22 AugustCampsite
Join Smartkidz Camp, building shelters, collecting firewood, making stories to tell by the camp fire.

Inventing camping games.

#SMARTKIDZSUMMERBINGO
LUNCH Whittling with wood
Create amazing wooden works of art using a range of wood carving tools.
Light a fire using a flint and steel.
#SMARTKIDZSUMMERBINGO
Cooking pizzas over the campfire and story telling.

#SMARTKIDZSUMMERBINGO
Friday 23 AugustExperiments
Try some amazing colourful and mesmerising experiments in our colour lab.
Time Machine Modelling
Build a time machine out of junk modelling and any other materials you can find.
LUNCHRocket Launching
Make your own rocket ready to watch it launch into the air!
Cinema Club

Mr Peabody and Sherman with popcorn.
Summer Week 6Morning activitiesLUNCHAfternoon activities
Monday 26 AugustBANK HOLIDAYLUNCHBANK HOLIDAY
Tuesday 27 August Jungle Parc
Swing through the trees and test your limits on the tree top walk.
https://www.jungleparc.co.uk
Please ensure you are at the club by 8am we cannot wait for late children. We aim to be back at approximately 5.30pm.
LUNCH Jungle Parc
Swing through the trees and test your limits on the tree top walk.
https://www.jungleparc.co.uk
Please ensure you are at the club by 8am we cannot wait for late children. We aim to be back at approximately 5.30pm.
Wednesday 28 AugustKnights and Castles
with Gripping Histories
From swords to armour, jousting to medieval pottery
LUNCHKnights and Castles
with Gripping Histories
From swords to armour, jousting to medieval pottery
Thursday 29 AugustSMARTKIDZ FESTIVAL
Ridgefield will be heading over to the Girton setting for
Food, MOCK-tails, hair braiding, face painting, friendship bracelets, tie-dye T-shirts, a small campsite area.
#SMARTKIDZSUMMERBINGO
LUNCHSMARTKIDZ FESTIVAL
Ridgefield will be heading over to the Girton setting for
Food, MOCK-tails, hair braiding, face painting, friendship bracelets, tie-dye T-shirts, a small campsite area.
#SMARTKIDZSUMMERBINGO
Friday 30 August
Back to school day
Spray paint art
Create your own stencils or use ours to create some beautiful spray paint art pictures.
LUNCHChalk Pictures with chunky chalk. Cinema Club
Toy story 3 with popcorn.
Summer Week 7Morning activitiesLUNCHAfternoon activities
Monday 2 SeptemberDecorate your own pencil case.

Bookmark & notebook designing.
Bake cornflake tart.

Create your own word search & find someone to solve it.
LUNCHGo Back to school with a funky P.E. bag designed and created by you! Playground games-
POLO
Hopscotch
Marbles
Bull dog
Tuesday 3 SeptemberCard Challenge
Build the tallest card tower.
Marble Mania
Use marbles to create your very own painting.
LUNCHReady for some exciting tricks with
Sammy’s
Magic Show
Infinite Tag

Registration

Fill out this form to book your child onto the holiday playscheme.
PLEASE NOTE: If you have not already completed one, please complete a Smartkidz Play and Learn registration form in addition to holiday club form

Ridgefield Holiday Club Registration Form - Summer 2019
Invoices will be sent via this email address
Smartkidz Play and Learn will offer the children 2 snacks throughout the day and fresh fruit and squash is always on offer. We ask parents to provide a packed lunch for the children. Please note that, as we are in a nut free school lunches should NOT include nut-based products (this includes Nutella).
We do not send out confirmation of bookings, we will only contact you if there is an issue with your booking.
Clicking on each week below will open a box with your options to choose from - please tick the boxes for the sessions you would like to book.

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