Reconnect Big Summer Fun Challenge

Big Summer Fun Challenge

Join the Reconnect Big Summer Fun Challenge and get creative, get messy, get active, get exploring or discover something new!

The Big Summer Fun Challenge consists of 40 activities for children to take part in over the summer holidays, between 20 July and 31 August 2022. It includes scavenger hunts, at home science experiments, and learning British Sign Language!

Children who take part and log their activities could be in with a chance of winning up to £250 worth of gift vouchers.

Sign up

Sign up on The Education People website to see all 40 activities.

  • To sign up you will be taken to The Education People website, where you need to add the Big Summer Fun Challenge to your basket and register for an account - the challenge is FREE to take part in.
  • After you register and check out, go to 'My Account' and the Big Summer Fun Challenge will be in your account under 'My Online Courses'.
  • You can watch our video that shows how to register, sign up and complete the challenges to help you.

Sign up for the Big Summer Fun Challenge

How to take part

  • Log back into your account and find the Big Summer Fun Challenge under 'My Online Courses'.
  • You will have received a confirmation email which has a link to take you back to your account on The Education People website.
  • Start the course to read about each challenge and view any links or downloads you'll need to complete it.
  • Challenges can be completed in any order.
  • When you complete a challenge, log back in to mark it off and tell us about what you did. You can also upload photos and files if you want to.

Rewards and certificates

Log your child’s Big Summer Fun Challenge activities in your account. Children who complete a certain number of activities will receive a certificate and be entered into a prize draw, with lots of prizes up for grabs.

Number of activities completedReward
15

Bronze electronic certificate

Entered into a prize draw to win 1 of 50 £20 vouchers of your choice*

25

Silver electronic certificate

Entered into a prize draw to win 1 of 10 £50 vouchers of your choice*

35

Gold electronic certificate

Entered into a prize draw to win 1 of 3 £100 vouchers of your choice*

40

Platinum electronic certificate

Entered into a prize draw to win a £250 voucher of your choice*

* Vouchers could be for one of the following retailers: Adidas, Amazon, Argos, Currys PC World, H&M, iTunes, M&S, National Book Tokens, New Look, Nike, Primark, TK Maxx, The Body Shop, Xbox.

Read the full terms and conditions of the Reconnect Big Summer Fun Challenge.

Resources and worksheets

Some of the activities have fun resources and worksheets which you can download. If you would like printed resource packs, copies are available at children’s centres and some libraries while stocks last.

To collect a pack, go to your nearest children's centre or visit one of the following libraries: