5th January

1896 Wilhelm Roentgen discovers the X-ray, so learn about the skeleton. Playful Learning has a fantastic lesson idea here.

Chinese Ice Festival: make an ice lantern if it is snowy where you are; if it’s rainy, maybe try making a sorbet or a baked Alaska cake.

National Bird Day– get ready to take part in the RSPB’s Big Garden Birdwatch; below are some ideas on how to entice birds to your garden.

Twelfth Night

From now until Shrove Tuesday/Mardi Gras it’s Carnival; many Catholic countries have King Cake parties throughout the season.


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