Bushcraft skills for kids

Good article in today's Daily Telegraph newspaper about encouraging small kids to get outside and become more interested in nature through some fun Bushcraft skills and projects.


Make a catapult using a live Y-shaped branch, then scraping the bark off until smooth. Make a notch at the top of each V, then tie a strip of bicycle inner tube about 60cm long and 2cm wide, securing it in the notches. Use small stones as missiles, but don’t fire them at your parents.

Rite in the Rain and a No. 2 Pencil

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