Pancake Day Resources for EYFS and KS1

Pancake Day Recipe Cards

Pancake Day – or Shrove Tuesday as it’s also called, is a great time for Pancake Day classroom activities, and we’ve got lots of them! If you’re looking for Pancake Day worksheets, EYFS Pancake Day activities, Pancake Day learning ideas for kids – then look this way! We’ve lots of Shrove Tuesday resources to help you this year.

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Pancake Day Resources for EYFS and KS1

Starting with our Pancake Day activity book – this is packed full of fun Shrove Tuesday puzzles, games and more! Including pancake day fine motor skills activities, pancake day colour by number and much more! Suitable for ages 3-6.


If you like pancake day playdough activities then this is for you! We’ve created a great Pancake Day playdough mats for children to refine those fine motor skills and get their fingers ready for writing. Such an important skill that is so often overlooked. Children can create pancake day toppings using different coloured playdough to create something almost good enough to eat (but not quite!).

Pancake Day Mindfulness Colouring Sheets

If children are unfamiliar with Pancake Day celebrations in EYFS or KS1, then it’s definitely worth doing our Pancake Day mindfulness colouring pages. These are great for relaxation and for helping children visualise what pancakes look like, whilst encouraging mindful practices.

Pancake Day Mindfulness Colouring Sheets EYFS KS1 kids children

Pancake Day Maths Worksheets

IT can be tricky to engage children in learning, but our Pancake Day Maths KS1 worksheets are aligned to the maths national curriculum, and can be competed by children independently. Great for half term, or for home learning. Children can do pancake day addition and subtraction, pancake day counting in multiples, pancake day one more and one less and pancake day reading and writing numerals to 20. 

Pancake Day KS1 Maths Activity Booklet

Pancake Day Recipes for Kids

It can be tricky to find fool-proof pancake day recipes for kids, but we’ve a tried and tested pancake mix that anyone can do! You could also challenge children to write their own pancake day recipe instructions as part of a writing activity! Ask them to add additional drawings to make it really clear. 

Pancake Day Recipe Cards

You could also have some fun with some Pancake Day science investigations for kids  our friends at Science Sparks came up with this brilliant idea!

pancake day activities for kids EYFS KS1

Pancake Day Craft Ideas

It’s always fun to make a chef’s hat! And our friends at Red Ted Art have a great Pancake Day Chef’s hat craft.

pancake day chefs hat craft for kids

You can also download our Pancake Day chef’s hat template to make something that children can decorate and create.

Pancake Day Chef's Hat

Pancake Day Worksheets

Using our design your own pancake worksheet  children can draw and label their perfect pancake design, a great way to practise key reading and writing skills as well as triggering their imagination! 

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