Creative Corner Podcast #1

Welcome to podcast #1 of Jo’s 5 Minute Creative Corner. A short listen, bursting with ideas about how you can get creative. Aimed at ages 5-9  there’s lots to stretch your imagination.  Get ready to get the body and mind moving. Also some tips to make you even more creative than you are already. Subscribe so you don’t miss a single episode.

You can be part of my ‘Creative Crew’ by sharing the things you make too. …you can get in touch at

Remember to check out JoJo Gnome’s Story Podcast for younger kids.

Podcast #1

Jo’s 5 Minute Creative Corner has a bit of a beach theme to it as we are still in summer (even if it is raining!).


Story Starter

Finish the JoJo Gnome story with your own ideas. What will JoJo find in the rockpool?

Try Something New – Sand Drawing

What sandy creations can you come up with?

Here are a couple of ideas to get you started.


Cracking Creativity

Using your ‘other hand’. What happens when you use the hand you don’t normally use to draw with?

Sound Effect Answer

The sound you heard at the end of the podcast was seaweed popping when I walked on it. Did you get it right?

The Creative Crew

A big thanks to my Creative Crew from Haldane Youth Services who helped me with some of the ‘stings’ and activities you’ll hear in the next few episodes… they are amazing.