GFS lockdown activities – Gardening Week

It’s time to get your hands dirty to celebrate National Children’s Gardening Month. We’ve got a range of green fingered activities, most of which are suitable even if you don’t have a garden! Be creative – make your own bottle … Continued

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GFS lockdown activities – Engineering Week

Engineering sounds like an intimidating thing to start getting interested in, but really all it means is taking an interest in how things work. These activities are fun for all children, but are particularly useful for girls. A lack of … Continued

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GFS lockdown activities – Storytelling Week

Shedding a tear when your favourite character dies; being moved by a declaration of love, the shock of finally discovering whodunnit; cheering when a character finally gets what they deserve; laughing at plans gone comically awry. The power of storytelling … Continued

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GFS lockdown activities – Music Week

This week, we dive into the world of music. There is so much to discover and enjoy and for some, music can become a lifelong passion and source of comfort and self expression. So brace yourselves, it’s time to make … Continued


GFS lockdown activities – Children’s Wellbeing Week

We live in uncertain times and there is no doubt that they are having an effect on children. Children’s mental health charities are reporting increased frustration and anxiety in children, many are struggling to readjust to a new routine and … Continued

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GFS lockdown activities – Nature week

With time outside seriously limited at the moment, finding ways to make the most of what outdoor time you can have is important. Here are some of our ideas for brightening up your hour of daily exercise and bringing a … Continued

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GFS lockdown activities – Spies and code breakers week

There’s nothing cooler than spies and code breakers. They’re smart, stealthy, daring and mysterious. This week, flex your MI5 muscles and see if you can uncover some secrets in your home. Get active – laser maze Super stealth and insane … Continued

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GFS lockdown activities – SCIENCE WEEK

This week, we’re giving grown ups a break from creating their own science curriculum. These activities are fun, interactive ways of getting some learning in and are a great break from the books for everyone. At GFS, we know there … Continued


Coronavirus advice

GFS wants you to be assured that we are taking due precautions with regards to coronavirus and are monitoring the situation and government advice carefully. Parents We have guidance for parents, including an up to date list of any group … Continued


What you can do to make a difference this International Women’s Day

In recent years, we have seen a huge increase in the number of individuals and brands interacting with International Women’s Day.  More so than ever, corporate companies are showcasing a diverse range of women’s stories and images in association with … Continued