Learning for Families

Here you will find some of those fun-filled activities our learners enjoy at our Family Learning courses and great idea suggestions for in and out of the home.

If you would like to share your stories of you and your family trying out one of our activities, please complete the consent form ‘‘LCC photography video guidelines’ and send this as well as your story to BS_LearningLH@lincolnshire.gov.uk.  We would love to hear about how you are getting on and what else you’d like help with.


Tip Sheet – Happy New Year

Tip Sheet – Historical January

Tip Sheet – Out and about family maths

Tip Sheet – Lunchbox planner

Tip Sheet – Virtual Museum and Gallery Tours

Tip Sheet – Kindness

Tip Sheet – Mind what you say

Tip Sheet – Making a board game

Tip Sheet – Reading Together

Tip Sheet – Non contact greetings

Tip Sheet – E-Safety



Recommended Websites

Change4Life – Easy ways to eat well and move more.


RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch – Sign up for all you need to take part, including your free guide, help with identifying what you see and expert advice on feeding the birds.




Lucy Dragon – Lincoln Castle – Big Draw – A Climate of Change – Lucy the Dragon is turning even more green – she is very excited and needs your help! Calling all you budding artists, designers and inventors for our Big Green Draw Exhibition. Have a go at designing new and extraordinary environmentally friendly inventions for Lucy to use around Lincoln Castle. Be as imaginative and magical as possible!

The Investigate Learning  team have loads of learning activities for all ages to try at home until the sites reopen!  Why not have a go at our fun activities from the online resources list below. They include interesting topics from the history and life at the castle e.g. medieval castles, Magna Carta and the Victorian Prison.



Activity Village – We have hundreds of crafts for children at Activity Village, many adaptable to suit different ages and abilities and working well with individual children or a large group.



Think U Know – internet safety – Thinkuknow is the education programme from NCA-CEOP, a UK organisation which protects children both online and offline.




Still here for you – vital services running throughout lockdown