These kids activities are perfect for keeping the little ones entertained, whether they’re fans of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler's The Snail and the Whale or are yet to meet this adventuresome pair. Children can make their own whale and colour in a busy coastal scene with these activity sheets from The Snail and the Whale Seaside Nature Trail, which is full of spotter guides, crafts and fun facts to help little seaside explorers learn all about the natural world of the coast, whether at home or on holiday.


Make your own whale

Kids will love making their very own paper whale complete with blowhole water spray.


Download the Make a Whale colouring sheet




Get colourful with this Wonderful Whales colouring sheet

Colour in this busy coastal scene which shows the humpback whale at the end of his journey. How many animals can you spot in the picture?


Download the Wonderful Whales colouring sheet




If your little ones love Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s books, they’ll also love getting creative with these Gruffalo colouring sheets.