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Activities

Icons teamed up with some of its partners to bring you activities to use with your group. From telling time with your hand made sand timer to creating your own stamp design, these activites are guaranteed to encourage creativity at any age!


Activities

The Penny Black and Machin Stamp

The Penny Black and Machin Stamp

Have your pupils investigate different printing techniques and design their own stamp while learning
about the similarities between the Penny Black and the Machin stamp. This activity has been created by the British Postal Museum & Archive.


 
Punch and Judy Show

Punch and Judy Show

Let the show begin! Here you'll find all the resources you need to help your group make their very own Punch and Judy shadow box puppet show. This activity ties in with the history curriculum Unit 3 and Design & Technology unit 2b for puppetry.


 
Make an Angel

Make an Angel

Download this cut out activity, where you can create your desktop angel puppet! Created by artist Jo Lawrence, she uses photographic faces in her puppets to instil an innate identity, suggesting a past and an impied personal history.