Thursday, April 26, 2012

Top 50 things to do before you're 11

The National Trust is launching a campaign to get kids off the couch.  They just released this list of The 50 Things to Do Before you're 11 ¾    How many of these have you done?


1. Climb a tree


2. Roll down a really big hill


3. Camp out in the wild


4. Build a den


5. Skim a stone


6. Run around in the rain


7. Fly a kite


8. Catch a fish with a net


9. Eat an apple straight from a tree


10. Play conkers


11. Throw some snow


12. Hunt for treasure on the beach


13. Make a mud pie


14. Dam a stream


15. Go sledging


16. Bury someone in the sand


17. Set up a snail race


18. Balance on a fallen tree


19. Swing on a rope swing


20. Make a mud slide


21. Eat blackberries growing in the wild


22. Take a look inside a tree


23. Visit an island


24. Feel like you're flying in the wind


25. Make a grass trumpet


26. Hunt for fossils and bones


27. Watch the sun wake up


28. Climb a huge hill


29. Get behind a waterfall


30. Feed a bird from your hand


31. Hunt for bugs


32. Find some frogspawn


33. Catch a butterfly in a net


34. Track wild animals


35. Discover what's in a pond


36. Call an owl


37. Check out the crazy creatures in a rock pool


38. Bring up a butterfly


39. Catch a crab


40. Go on a nature walk at night


41. Plant it, grow it, eat it


42. Go wild swimming


43. Go rafting


44. Light a fire without matches


45. Find your way with a map and compass


46. Try bouldering


47. Cook on a campfire


48. Try abseiling


49. Find a geocache


50. Canoe down a river


1 comment:

Anonymous said...

im 11 and i havent done many of those things before