Make it activities

Helping wetland nature and getting creative at home is easy with our range of make-it activities. They can be done with things you already have, so are cheap and eco-friendly. With step-by-step instructions and video tutorials, they’re easy and fun to do.

Make a mini pond


Create your own wetland habitat to encourage wildlife where you live.

Download mini pond activity sheet (PDF)

Make a toad hall


Create your own home for frogs, toads and newts.

Download toad hall activity sheet (PDF)

Make a LEGO bird table


Build it any shape you like. Let your imagination run wild!

Download bird table activity sheet (PDF)

Make a bird feeder


Tempt birds into your garden or balcony with this easy-to-make bird feeder.

Download bird feeder activity sheet (PDF)

Make binoculars


Turn toilet roll tubes into binoculars, helping you to focus on wildlife where you live.

Download binoculars activity sheet (PDF)

Make a bird hide


Watch birds in comfort without frightening them away.

Download bird hide activity sheet (PDF)

Make a water cycle in a jar


See how water is constantly transported around the earth.

Download water cycle activity sheet (PDF)

Make a t-shirt carrier bag


Make your own re-usable bag using just an old t-shirt and a pair of scissors.

Download t-shirt carrier bag activity sheet (PDF)

Make a bottle bird feeder


Make a bird feeder from an old plastic bottle; a great example of re-using a plastic item.

Download bottle bird feeder activity sheet (PDF)

Make an ‘eggy cress animal’


See your cress start to grow in just a few days!

Download eggy cress animal activity sheet (PDF)

Make a nature star


Build it any shape you like. Let your imagination run wild!ve.

Download nature star activity sheet (PDF)

Make a bug hotel


Provide homes for minibeasts where you live.

Download bug hotel activity sheet (PDF)