Outdoor Play Activity Cards

SKU: Outdoor Play
Fun and simple outdoor activities for kids 

Does your child love playing outside, being active and having fun? If the answer is yes, then the Outdoor Play Activity Cards are the perfect choice for you and your little one!

Bursting with amazing outdoor play ideas for children in the Early Years Foundation Stage. Each outdoor game is simple for you to set up, but packed with learning through play opportunities for your child.

Packed with over 40 outdoor activity ideas, these cards contain everything you need to get playing and learning with your child in the great outdoors. Your child will be having so much fun with these outdoor play ideas, they won't realise they are learning.

The outdoor activities use items that you probably already have at home, or that can be found in your garden or local park. Click here to see the full list of equipment for this pack. 

The Outdoor Play Activity Cards are perfect for Preschoolers and children in Reception (aged 3-5 years old). 

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Benefits of the Outdoor Play Activity Cards:
- Develops skills across all areas of learning in the Early Years Framework
- Promotes enjoyment of play and learning outside 
- Encourages curiosity, resilience and self-confidence 

Pack information 

The Outdoor Play Activity Cards support learning across the seven areas of learning in the Early Year Framework.

The seven areas are: 
- Communication and Language 
- Physical Development 
- Personal, Social and Emotional Development 
- Literacy 
- Mathematics
- Understanding the World 
- Expressive Arts and Design 

The pack contains 22 A6 cards:
- One double sided outdoor play information card
- 21 outdoor play activity cards

Each activity card includes:
- A main activity
- An extension activity
- A list of items needed
- A top tip
- A photograph of the activity 

Customer Reviews

Based on 4 reviews
Danni Sampson

Another fantastic product that we love!
Fantastic addition to just a normal park trip and even an after school activity in the sunshine
My daughter loves maths and numbers and nature so combining the 2 have just been brilliant for us
Thank you Ladies!

Hi Danni,

Thank you for a lovely review. We are so pleased that you are enjoying the Outdoor Play Activity Cards. What a beautiful photo too!

Alice and Abbie x

Becky Dorson
Outdoor pack

We have used these alot in this summer holidays,always good to get the kids outdoors and learning.well done team

Kelly Yushchenko
Outdoor adventures

Now we’re always collecting treasure on walks for crafts and activities. These cards are brilliant for quick ideas to enjoy with your child, or for them to enjoy themselves while you grab a cuppa. Also fab for inspiration for sibling play and ways to encourage nature play. They have been great over the summer - We love them!

Outdoor cards

These have made the summer holiday entertaining a lot easier & lots of fun! We’ve enjoyed picking different activities & they’ve been so quick & easy to set up! Thank you.

Perfect for busy parents

You want to support your child with learning to read and write, but time is short! That is where Play Makes Sense comes in. Each of our activities take less than five minutes to set up and will provide your child with a meaningful and engaging activty.

Create a love of learning

Helping your child to develop a love of learning will set them up for success. Each Play Makes Sense activity teaches new skills through play and will help to instill a passion for learning in your child.