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Coronation weekend: at-home activities


Please note that children and families do not need to be part of Kent Children's University to access these materials. 


As well as the activities below, you can find lots to do with your children by adding your postcode to the Coronation Events webpage.  It also contains details of road closures in your area.

Here are some family-friendly activities to complete to as part of the long Coronation weekend for King Charles:

KCU Spring Challenge (Activity 23) - Hold a Coronation Day Tea Party (2 Learning Credits)


Complete the Coronation Challenge (1 Learning Credit per activity completed)


Complete a Coronation activity from Forestry England (1 Learning Credit per activity completed)


Complete a Sheffield Children's University Coronation activity (Credits vary)

Huge thanks to the fabulous team at Sheffield CU for sharing this with us and allowing Kent CU members to get involved.

  1. Part 1: Design a Special Stamp (1 CU credit)
  2. Part 2: Explore Coronation History (2 credits)
  3. Part 3: Cook a Coronation Dish (2 CU credits)
  4. Part 4: Coronation Crafts (2 CU credits)
  5. Part 5: The Big Help Out (3 CU credits)
  • Please note, for Learning Credits, please contact your local Children's Unviersity with evidence.  Do not go to Sheffield CU.  If in Kent or Medway, please email evidence to kcu@theeducationpeople.org 


#DrawWithRob - Learn how to draw The King's Crown with Rob Biddulph (1 Learning Credit)


Visit a Kent library this weekend (1 Learning Credit)

Our libraries are holding lots of free #Coronation themed activities to mark this special occasion, plus live streaming of the ceremony to enjoy together as a community on the day at the #Kent History and Library Centre in #Maidstone.


Pawprint Family (Credits vary)

All Pawprint Family Challenge packs are validated by Children's Unviersity.  They have two special Coronation packs available to download here:

Should you wish to purchase a special Coronation badge, you can do so here.