Teaching special events and topics for November 2019

Here at Busy Things for Schools, we offer a huge range of seasonal activities you can use to create themed lessons. In this selection, you’ll find teaching events and topics for November 2020, including big historical celebrations like Bonfire Night, as well as awareness events like Road Safety Week. There’s a lot going on in November and, with these engaging resources, you should find plenty of inspiration for fun lesson plans all month long.


Try out all these resources in your classroom and lots more...


Bonfire Night

5th November 2020

Children can safely create their own digital firework display with Busy Things! Easy to use special brush tools can fill the sky with sparkles, lines, sprays and firework effects! 



14th November 2020

Use our Diwali activities to help your children learn about the different aspects of this five day festival of light. Make lanterns, henna tattoos and Rangoli patterns!


Remembrance Day

11th November 2020

Create a fantastic Remembrance Day display by getting each of your children to colour in a poppy. Save all their work into a single PDF and then print them for your display.


Road Safety Week

16th - 22nd November 2020

Ask your children to design a poster for road safety week. Busy Things includes many ready-made templates to get them started.


Children in Need

16th - 22nd November 2020

Use our recipe sheets to make monster cakes, pink-man muffins or Red Nose pizzas! Sell the cakes to raise money for Children in Need!


Autumn activities

Sept 23rd - Dec 22nd 2020

Why not write about Autumn as part of a weather project?


Busy Things includes plenty of activities to create a topic exploring the weather and the seasons.


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