20 Fun And Learn Activities For Kids At Home- 2021

It has become difficult to cope up with the changes brought about in our lives due to the current outbreak all over the world.

Moms, dads, and kids residing everywhere have found themselves in a chaotic yet cozy situation due to the unexpected circumstances especially when everyone is supposed to stay at home.

The prime concern and a formidable challenge for all parents right now is to minimize their children’s screen time simultaneously incorporating some fun learning activities to avoid learning loss and backslide!

There’s no need to worry about it because we’ve got more than a dozen fun and learn activities for your kids under this stressful  situation.

You, as a parent, should look at the bright side of staying at home; you get to spend quality time with your children.

This quality time is what you have been wishing for years! So now when you have it, just make the most of it, especially because social interaction is so important for the language and cognitive development of children.

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But most importantly! Keep a schedule so that your kids are disciplined during the self-isolation and learn the importance and value of time because after all these aren’t their regular vacations.

The kids need to be disciplined during the current outbreak! Here’s a sample daily schedule for your children, feel free to change it according to your desires.

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   Here are plenty of ideas to keep your cabin fever quarantined children busy at home. If you are a stay-at-home parent or working from home currently, these ideas will definitely be helpful in keeping you and your children from getting stir-crazy!

1. Interactive Reading

Start off with reading books interactively with your little ones; it really helps with their language and literacy instructions. Interactively refers to the fact that you discuss various characters in the books and take input from your children alongside encouraging them to explain the pictures and how the characters feel. And most importantly encourage your children to predict the future of the story so that their imagination widens up. Not to forget, ask your children to describe the different objects and their characteristics, this will definitely help increase their vocabulary. You can even look at the website of your local library, they might be hosting some virtual or live stream reading events. In this way your self-quarantine would seem pretty fun for the children.

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First Little Readers Parent Pack: Guided Reading Level A: 25 Irresistible Books That Are Just the Right Level for Beginning Readers
  • Sold As 1 Set.
  • Schecter, Deborah (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 25 Pages - 10/01/2010 (Publication Date) - Scholastic Teaching Resources (Teaching Strategies) (Publisher)

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Big Shark, Little Shark (Step into Reading)
  • Membrino, Anna (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 32 Pages - 05/09/2017 (Publication Date) - Random House Books for Young Readers (Publisher)

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Pete the Cat 12-Book Phonics Fun!: Includes 12 Mini-Books Featuring Short and Long Vowel Sounds (My First I Can Read)
  • HarperCollins
  • Dean, James (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 144 Pages - 01/03/2017 (Publication Date) - HarperCollins (Publisher)

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Folk & Fairy Tale Easy Readers Parent Pack: 15 Classic Stories That Are "Just Right" for Young Readers
  • Title include the three little Pigs, the Tortoise and the Hare, the Ugly Duckling, the little red Hen, Cinderella, and 10 more beloved classics
  • Early Readers
  • Charlesworth, Liza (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 15 Pages - 02/01/2009 (Publication Date) - Scholastic Teaching Resources (Teaching Strategies) (Publisher)

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Grumpy Monkey
  • Hardcover Book
  • Lang, Suzanne (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 32 Pages - 05/15/2018 (Publication Date) - Random House Books for Young Readers (Publisher)

2. Recall Various Events From Memory or After Seeing Old Photos

Keep your children engaged with you at all times especially during this time of uncertainty which has led to us practicing social distancing! This is the crucial time of their lives where their personality development takes place so each activity/ action that they see imprints their personality. Open up your treasure box of old photos and ask them to recall various events. This activity has proven to be really beneficial for their autobiographical memory and narrative ability.

3. Practical Mathematical Problem Solving

For children who are a bit older and can understand the basic mathematics concepts, you can ask them to practically solve mathematical problems for example: ask your child to go and count the number of windows in the house and they average them with the number of rooms present.

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Building Real-Life Math Skills: 16 Lessons With Reproducible Activity Sheets That Teach Measurement, Estimation, Data Analysis, Time, Money, and Other Practical Math Skills
  • Onish, Liane (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 64 Pages - 10/01/2011 (Publication Date) - Scholastic Teaching Resources (Publisher)

4. Set Up a Treasure Hunt

This is something that definitely excites the children! Hideaway 15-25 items in your home and give clues to your children and ask them to find them all. This will definitely occupy them for hours! And yes, don’t forget to set out some rules at the start because you don’t want kids going crazy in your wardrobe or pantry!

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Treasure Hunt Game for Kids - Scavenger Hunt Game for Kids - Outdoor Camping Game and Find It Game with Cards - Fun for Rainy Day Activities Indoors and Pirate Game for Parties
  • Memories For A Lifetime: GoTrovo is an action-packed pirate scavenger hunt board game for the whole family
  • Entertain The Kids With No Screen Whatever The Weather: fun trails in the home and garden whilst you HomeSchool
  • Boredom Buster For Kids Aged 3-10: No two trails are ever the same, kids can play for years to come
  • Exercise Young Minds And Legs: active indoor outdoor runaround game is as educational as it is fun
  • Kids Will Beg To Play Again And Again: Play at birthday parties, playdates, with siblings of different ages, in teams or individually. 1 to Many players

Scavenger Hunt for Kids
  • Players have two minutes to search for silly stuff around the house
  • Move one space for every item found—Gain additional spaces for putting everything back where it belongs
  • Encourages creative thinking and collaborative team play all while building vocabulary
  • A great game for rainy days: includes 100 cards, four pawns, one game board, and one two-minute timer
  • Fun for 2 to 4 players | Recommended for ages 6 and up

Steve Jackson Games Munchkin Treasure Hunt Card Game
  • Perfect for Munchkin fans and casual gamers alike!
  • Develops math skills for young players
  • Builds the next generation of Munchkin fans
  • 2 to 6 Players
  • Ages 6 and up

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5. Cardboard/ Cushion Fort

As we all have seen through Kim Kardashian’s latest Instagram stories; the kids have driven her crazy due to social distancing and isolation. But what we can learn from her children is that they made a cardboard fort to play in. Cardboard boxes are something that we all have at our homes and they are quite inexpensive so we can risk giving them to our children to play with to calm down their cabin fever. You can even lend some couch cushions and bedsheets to your children to make forts/ tents and play in them for hours and hours! Thanks, Kim Kardashian for this wonderful idea during this self-isolation time.

6. Swimming

Oh yes! Beat the heat with extensive swimming sessions. Swimming is an activity which is bound to exhaust all the energy from your little ones. So what are you waiting for? Grab an inflatable swimming pool as per your requirements and let your kids dive into the water and swim for hours. We have also reviewed Top 5 available inflatable pools in the market. https://toyboxadvisor.com/best-idea-for-your-summer-inflatable-swimming-pool-top-5-available-in-the-market-2020/

Play Day 120 Deluxe Family Pool
  • Double valve intake with free-flow exhaust valves
  • Blue and white strong PVC design
  • Deluxe Inflatable Family Pool
  • Measures 120" x 72" x 22"
  • Comfortable and spacious / Age range: 6 to 12 years

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Intex Sunset Glow Baby Pool (34 in x 10 in)
  • Holds up to 22 gallons of water
  • Soft inflatable floor
  • Repair patch included
  • Parental supervision required for smaller children

Halloween Decorations Inflatable Spider Lounge, Inflatable Pool Lounge Air Chair, Halloween Fun Party Ideas Air Sofa, 67" x 45" x 31"
  • Suitable for Adults and Kids: The 67-inch inflatable spider pool lounge, whose size is perfect for adults and kids sitting in an inflatable pool lounger reading a book or taking a rest on poolside and indoor, is very comfortable. It also can be your funny pool toys in the hot summer making you rest in the pool.
  • Halloween Party Supplies: The Spider Chair can not only become a decoration for the Halloween party, but also add a festive atmosphere and rest. Awesome!
  • Unique Spider Design: lively and cute spider design and clear mesh pattern make the pool lounger ideal for beach or swimming pool. It is perfect for decorating parties, Halloween and so on, adding a festive atmosphere and fun.
  • Quick and Easy Inflation and Deflation: The seat of the inflatable spider and the Ottoman have a gas valve to make the inflatable pool lounger air sofa quick and easy. The inflatable lounger keeps the air for a long time and deflates quickly through the double lock valve.
  • Repair Patch Included: A first-aid repair patch is included for a hole or a leak caused by accident puncture or tear that can extend your happy hours. Or you can replace it for free.

7. E-visit Tourist Destinations Around the Globe

This is possibly the best time for you to teach your children about the various countries, cities and tourist destinations. Transport yourself and your children to the Louvre, Paris today and Marine Life Park: Sentosa Island, Singapore tomorrow. What’s better than a Quarantined World Tour?

8. Bake Together

Baking has been one activity that always excited children, no matter which age bracket they belong to. May it be cakes, cookies, brownies or anything! Your kids will definitely enjoy the whole experience. Baking really helps the children in developing their sense of measurement through measuring ingredients for their cakes or brownies etc. Spending quality time this sweet is bound to relieve you of all the tension in the air. Once it’s ready your kids will love decorating it up!

Baking in coronavirus

Betty Crocker, Super Moist, White Cake Mix, 16.25 oz (Pack of 2)
  • This white cake mix has pudding in the mix, making it moist and tasty.
  • Simple and easy to make; just add water, oil, and eggs
  • Box Tops for Education on every package
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DiGiorno Cheese Stuffed Crust Four Cheese Small Sized Frozen Pizza, 8.5 oz. Box – Quick and Easy Pizza with Hot and Melty Cheese in Every Bite
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  • OUR PASSION IS PIZZA – Just like you, we love pizza This is pizza that delivers on delicious every time… because IT’S NOT DELIVERY. IT’S DIGIORNO.
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9. Make Your Own Slime

All our kids are crazily obsessed with slime and it’s a fact that slime keeps our kids busy for hours and hours. And if you add the making process as well to it then definitely it will consume the entire morning and you can easily work from home while your kids are at it. All they need is white glue, baking soda, water, shaving cream and food coloring. You can give them colorful sparkly glitter and confetti to make their slime even more fun! This is by far the most fun activity for the children and helps in developing their hand-eye coordination.

Betty Crocker, Super Moist, White Cake Mix, 16.25 oz (Pack of 2)
  • This white cake mix has pudding in the mix, making it moist and tasty.
  • Simple and easy to make; just add water, oil, and eggs
  • Box Tops for Education on every package
  • Kosher Dairy

DiGiorno Cheese Stuffed Crust Four Cheese Small Sized Frozen Pizza, 8.5 oz. Box – Quick and Easy Pizza with Hot and Melty Cheese in Every Bite
  • IT’S NOT DELIVERY. IT’S DIGIORNO. Small size, big flavor DiGiorno Cheese Stuffed Crust Small Four Cheese Pizza has all of the same great taste and mouthwatering toppings, but in a smaller size. It’s the perfect lunch or snacksized personal pizza
  • STUFFED CRUST PIZZA – Our cheese stuffed crust always delivers the perfect amount of delicious cheese in every crispy bite. For the best freshbaked pizza taste, bake at 400ºF for 1820 min. and let cool for 5 min. before serving.
  • FRESHBAKED TASTE – DiGiorno Cheese Stuffed Crust Four Cheese Pizza is prepared with our signature sauce and loaded with mozzarella, Parmesan, Asiago, and Romano cheeses. It’s pizza perfection right from your oven
  • OUR PASSION IS PIZZA – Just like you, we love pizza This is pizza that delivers on delicious every time… because IT’S NOT DELIVERY. IT’S DIGIORNO.
  • ARRIVES FROZEN – Our frozen pizza is carefully packaged to ensure it will arrive on your doorstep frozen. 8.5 Ounces.

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Original Stationery Unicorn Slime Kit Supplies Stuff for Girls Making Slime [Everything in One Box] Kids Can Make Unicorn, Glitter, Fluffy Cloud, Floam Putty, Pink
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  • Bring out kids creativity- slime unicorn kit - great arts and crafts for girls. Kids can create different designs, colors & mixtures like floam, cloud, jelly cube, & fishbowl.
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Elmer’s Confetti Slime Kit | Slime Supplies Include Metallic Glue, Clear Glue, Confetti Magical Liquid Slime Activator, 4 Count
  • Everything you need to make festive, confetti-filled Slime
  • Elmer's liquid glue is Washable, safe, nontoxic - great for kids
  • Magical liquid is an all-in-one formula that eliminates the need for contact lens solution and baking soda or other additives
  • Mix and match different glues and activators to discover new Slime creations
  • Includes 1 bottle Elmer's metallic Liquid (blue, 5 oz), 1 bottle Elmer's clear School glue (5 oz), 2 bottles Elmer's magical liquid confetti Slime activator (65G each)

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Elmer's Celebration Slime Kit | Slime Supplies Include Assorted Magical Liquid Slime Activators and Assorted Liquid Glues, 10 Count
  • Create a variety of slime with this assortment of glues and slime activators
  • Elmer's liquid glue is Washable, safe, nontoxic - great for kids
  • Magical liquid is an all-in-one formula that eliminates the need for contact lens solution and baking soda or other additives
  • Mix and match different glues and activators to discover new Slime creations
  • Includes 1 bottle each: metallic glue (teal, 5 ounce) glow in the dark glue (green, 5 ounce), Color changing glue (yellow-to-red, 5 ounce), translucent glue (pink, 5 ounce), glitter glue (silver, 6 ounce), metallic Slime activator (65G), glow in the dark Slime activator (65G), Crunchy Slime activator (51.2G) and 2 bottles confetti Slime activator (65G each).Ages: 3 years and up

10. Break Out the Board Games/ Playing Cards and Chess

Open up all those games lying in their playroom because there won’t be an any better time than this to play games like:

  • Monopoly
  • Chutes and Ladders
  • Scrabble
  • Candy Land
  • Uno
  • Solitaire
  • Chess
  • Checkers

Monopoly Pizza Board Game for Kids Ages 8 & Up
  • Pizza-themed Monopoly board game: just about everyone loves pizza! This pizza-themed game for kids ages 8 and up is a twist on the classic Monopoly board game. The packaging looks like a familiar pizza take-out box, and the game board features luscious-looking photos of pizza toppings
  • A pizza game for kids: buy a slice and rack up the dough! In this Monopoly pizza board game, instead of buying properties and collecting rent, players buy pizza! Each player tries to collect as much pizza as they can, buying pizza spaces and picking up slice tokens. It's a great family game for kids ages 8 and up
  • Pizza-themed tokens: move around the game board Using one of the awesome pizza-themed tokens: cheese grater, pizza chef, cheese shaker, delivery bike, slicer, and pizza on a paddle.
  • Share the cheese love: land on a pizza space and claim it! Players collect money from opponents who land on their pizza space; then they share a slice together and earn more slices. With chance and community chest cards, players can become pizza connoisseurs, or try something fun such as entering a pizza-making contest
  • Collect the most pizza slices to win: the game ends when all the pizza spaces on the board have been purchased. The player with the most -- and tastiest -- pizza at the end of the game wins

Scrabble Game
  • Classic Scrabble game has the letter tiles and game guide for a wordy showdown
  • Store the tiles In the drawstring bag
  • Every letter counts in Scrabble
  • Includes 1 game board, 100 wooden letter tiles, 4 tile racks, 1 drawstring letter bag and game guide
  • Includes 1 gameboard, 100 wooden letter tiles, 4 tile racks, 1 drawstring letter bag and game guide

UNO Family Card Game, with 112 Cards in a Sturdy Storage Tin, Travel-Friendly, Makes a Great Gift for 7 Year Olds and Up [Amazon Exclusive]
  • UNO is the classic family card game that's easy to learn and so much fun to play!
  • In a race to deplete your hand, match one of your cards with the current card shown on top of the deck by either color or number.
  • Strategize to defeat your competition with special action cards like Skips, Reverses, Draw Twos and color-changing Wild cards.
  • When you're down to one card, don't forget to shout "UNO!"
  • This fun family card game is perfect for adults, teens and kids 7 years old and up.

Operation Electronic Board Game With Cards Kids Skill Game Ages 6 and Up (Amazon Exclusive)
  • CHALLENGING AND FUN KIDS BOARD GAME: Players get to be "the doctor" and make Cavity Sam better or get the buzzer. Easy-grab ailment pieces and large openings help make gameplay fun for kids 6 and up
  • SKILL AND COORDINATION: Players use their skill and coordination to remove the patient's "ailments" with the tweezers. Collect the most money by successfully removing the Funatomy parts to win
  • INCLUDES DOCTOR CARDS AND SPECIALIST CARDS: Earn money if your removal of the Funatomy part didn't set off the buzzer. If it did, it's not a success and players get to use their Specialist card
  • CHILDHOOD MEMORIES: This Operation game with classic gameplay is similar to what many people remember from their childhood. Introduce a new generation to this silly, electronic board game for kids
  • FUN AND UNPREDICTABLE GAMEPLAY: The game features a surprising buzzer and a flashing nose when a player hits the sides with the tweezers

11. Letter Writing

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Take your “social distancing” to an old school level! Encourage your little ones to write letters to their loved ones; grandparents, uncles, aunts, and friends, etc. Yes! You read that right! We are talking about the old fashion snail mail. It is very important to teach your children the conventional ideals of life and this is just the perfect time to teach them when your kids have ample fee hours.

12. Grow Rock Candy In A Glass

 This is definitely one of the best scientific experiments! Crystallization process is something that kids enjoy the most so let’s give it a try! The fact that this is an edible activity, your little ones will love the creation process of rock candy at home through a hands-on learning process. All you need are a few kitchen ingredients and tools. Are you ready to transform your kitchen into a Rock Candy Laboratory? The only ingredients that you’ll require are:

  • pot
  • water
  • wooden sticks (preferably bamboo skewers)
  • sugar
  • flavor enhancements ( vanilla, peppermint etc)
  • clothespin
  • food color dye

Steps to follow:

  1. Create a supersaturated sugar solution by mixing four cups of sugar in two cups of boiling water
  2. Add in your kid’s favorite flavor enhancement
  3. Cool the solution for 15-20 minutes
  4. Roll out your wet bamboo sticks in granulated sugar and let them dry completely
  5. Now add food color into your sugar solution
  6. Hang your granulated bamboo skewer into the pot with the help of clothespin.
  7. Place it in a cool and quite place for two weeks so that maximum crystallization process takes place.

Enjoy this rock candy at home with your kids!

13. Puzzles

This is one activity which interests everyone! No matter what is the age of your child, get them some puzzles and they’ll be busy for hours and hours while enhancing their problem solving skills. Alongside that it would help in boosting your children’s memory. Getting map puzzles would definitely be a great idea as it would teach them basic geography. The best feature about puzzles is that the kids love to play over and over again. You can even setup a puzzle corner at home so that the kids can play with them for days without any interruptions.

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A Broader View 659 Continent Puzzle Combo Pack (171 Pieces in 5 Puzzles)
  • Five framed puzzles: North America, South America, Europe, Africa, & Asia.
  • Pieces shaped like countries
  • Includes national landmarks and indigenous animals to entertain while increasing the educational experience
  • N. America: 55 pieces / S. America: 15 pieces / Europe: 38 pieces / Africa: 37 pieces / Asia: 26 pieces
  • 12" x 15.25" framed puzzle / framed for good portability

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Melissa & Doug Underwater Ocean Floor Puzzle (48 pcs, 2 x 3 feet)
  • Fun & educational floor puzzle: The Melissa & doug underwater floor puzzle is a 48 piece floor puzzle that measures 2′ × 3′ when assembled
  • Beautiful artwork: Our 48 piece floor puzzle for kids features beautiful original artwork that replicates a realistic ocean floor with stingrays, sharks, colorful fish, dolphins, and orcas
  • Easy clean surface: This giant floor puzzle for kids is made of durable, extra thick cardboard pieces with an easy clean surface that keeps the puzzle looking new
  • Gift for kids 3 to 6: This puzzle is an exceptional gift for kids ages 3 to 6 years. Add the Melissa & Doug Rainforest Floor Puzzle to round out the creative play experience and give kids an engaging option for screen free fun
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14. Create Fact Sheets

You definitely don’t want your children wasting their Corocation  while playing around. In order to benefit the most, take a separate notebook and create fact sheets about various animals and places on it daily. Ask your child to pick out an animal every day and then list out its characteristics which they already know. After that they can do some research upon it they can add on the new facts into the sheet. This shall definitely broaden up their knowledge.

Humble Math - 100 Days of Timed Tests: Addition and Subtraction: Grades K-2, Math Drills, Digits 0-20, Reproducible Practice Problems
  • Math, Humble (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 108 Pages - 02/03/2019 (Publication Date) - Libro Studio LLC (Publisher)

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National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Science (National Geographic Kids)
  • Hardcover Book
  • Zoehfeld, Kathleen (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 128 Pages - 03/26/2019 (Publication Date) - National Geographic Kids (Publisher)

15. Arts and Crafts

Art supplies are one thing that children enjoy even more than playing with toys. As art gives them the ability to create whatever they wish for. Your kids can use their imagination to create anything and then color it or paint it. There are innumerable masterpieces that they can easily create using crayons, paints, markers, pencils etc. From creating paper and tape towns to paper plate masks and sock puppets, there are a gazillion options for them!

Made By Me Create Your Own Window Art by Horizon Group USA, Paint Your Own Suncatchers. Kit Includes 12 Pre-Printed Suncatchers, DIY Acetate Sheet, Window Paint, Suction Cups and More, Assorted Colors
  • DESIGN 20 WINDOW ART CREATIONS: Make your windows pop with 20 whimsical window art creations! Color 12 suncatcher shapes and create custom transfers with vibrant suncatcher paints!
  • PUT ON DISPLAY: Use the included cording to hang your suncatchers on the included suction cups, then stick them to a window or glass surface. Window clings can stick without adhesive!
  • BE ORIGINAL: Trace illustrations from the included design booklet or create custom creations with the acetate sheet and paint pens to make one-of-a-kind window clings.
  • PROMOTE CREATIVITY: Mix colors, create fun patterns and paint personalized designs to express yourself!
  • THE PERFECT GIFT: great gift idea for birthdays, parties, after school fun, summer projects and holidays!

Made By Me Create Your Own Sand Art by Horizon Group Usa, DIY Kit Includes 4 Sand Bottles & 2 Pendent Bottles with 8 Bright Sand Colors, Designing Tool & More. Multicolored
  • Create cool designs: learn how to layer colorful patterns to create one-of-a-kind designs
  • Fun intro into different medias of art: express yourself and discover art through different art mediums
  • Display with flair: fill fun shaped sand bottles with playful decorations and to create personalized gifts
  • Kit includes: 4 sand bottles, 2 pendant bottles, 8 colors of sand, 1 satin cord, 1 plastic funnel, 1 design tool, easy-to-follow instructions
  • Download user manual below

FunzBo Arts and Crafts Supplies for Kids - Craft Art Supply Kit for Toddlers Age 4 5 6 7 8 9 - All in One D.I.Y. Crafting Collage Arts Set for Kids (X-Large)
  • ALL IN ONE COMBO: Everything you need for kindergarten homeschool supplies is all in 1 Arts & crafts supplies jar so you could create art to your heart's content
  • ENDLESS CREATIVITY: Stoke your Imagination and develop your creative skills with all the Arts & Crafts that you could possibly create!
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16. Sticker Books

This one book will really help the kids in a lot of activities, as we all know; kids love stickers! You can even get them the reusable stickers which can be used multiple times just so they don’t run out of supplies under soon!

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First 100 Stickers: Words: Over 500 Stickers
  • Priddy, Roger (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 48 Pages - 09/22/2015 (Publication Date) - Priddy Books US (Publisher)

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First 100 Stickers: Animals: Over 500 Stickers
  • Priddy Books
  • Priddy, Roger (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 80 Pages - 06/07/2016 (Publication Date) - Priddy Books US (Publisher)

17.  Scientific Experiments

Depending upon your kid’s age there are a number of scientific experiments that they can be engaged in. So let’s bring out the inner scientist in your kid this during this global outbreak! Here’s a list of experiments that your child can perform:

  • Lava lamp; use density to build a funky lamp
  • Orange fizz; chemical eruption in your mouth
  • Volcanic eruption; using baking soda and vinegar
  • Home-made play dough
  • Elephant toothpaste
  • Storm in a glass
  • Growing rock candy in glass
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Kitchen Science Lab for Kids: 52 Family Friendly Experiments from Around the House (Lab for Kids, 4)
  • Kitchen Science Lab for Kids 52 Family Friendly Experiments from Around the House Hands On Family
  • Heinecke, Liz Lee (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 144 Pages - 09/15/2014 (Publication Date) - Quarry Books (Publisher)

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Playz Volcanic Eruption & Lava Lab Science Experiments Kit - 22+ Tools to Make Lava Bombs, Volcano Eruptions, Fizzing Mineral Pools, Fake Poison Gas, & Crystal Deposits for Boys, Girls, & Teenagers
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18. Disposable Cup Mini Greenhouses

What would be better than to teach gardening to your children? And this is one activity that you will also enjoy the most! Planting a seed, it sprouts and then transforms into a plant! What a magical process it is! A definite sense of accomplishment comes with growing plants plus your child will learn to take care of plants and get closer to nature when they are confined within houses due to the the outbreak.

All you will need is:

  • Colored disposable cups
  • Seeds (try to choose the ones with short germination period)
  • Potting soil
  • water
  • Pushpin

Plant your seeds and put them under the sun and enjoy seeing the miracle of life happen!

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Espoma AP8 8-Quart Organic Potting Mix
  • Potting soil
  • For all indoor and outdoor containers
  • Enhanced with myco-tone water saving formula
  • Improve moisture retention and reduce drought stress
  • Power source type: Manual

Miracle-Gro Expand 'N Gro Concentrated Planting Mix, .67 cu. ft.
  • Great substitute for garden soil or potting mix
  • Can be used in ground or in containers (see label for instructions)
  • Grows up to 3X bigger plants than native soil and feeds up to 6 months
  • Holds up to 50 percent more water than basic potting soil
  • Expands up to 3X when water is added and creates up to 90 percent more air space in native soil

Lacegre 100 Pcs Mixed Succulent Anti-Radiation Fleshy Seeds Potted Flower Cacti & Succulents
  • Material: Plant
  • Occasion: Garden, Courtyard, Balcony, Garden
  • Like warm, dry and sunny environment
  • Growth suitable temperature is 10-30 degrees celsius
  • Suitable for growth in loose neutral sandy loam

19. Check Out Space

Who doesn’t want to be an astronaut? Take this chance to satisfy the little astronaut in your

child by exploring different planets. You can explore the surface of Mars with a digital 360

degree camera. Your kids would love to explore new galaxies and our very own milky way. What a mesmerizing experience it would be to explore our own solar system. We’re sure that your kids would be more than delighted to know what is outside of our planet Earth.

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20. Physical Fitness

While our target is to reduce screen time, let’s not forget that we have to keep our kids active as well. So every morning fix some time for their early morning gym session where they will be exercising and stretching just so that their muscles strengthen up. After that if you have a backyard, your kids can go out and run for a while or play football together. In the noon they can go for a cycling session or for skateboarding around neighborhood. Our basic aim is to keep them active throughout the day so that they stay fit.

PlayWheels Ultimate Spider-Man 28" Complete Kids Trick Skateboard, Spider Crawl
  • 1 Skateboard per order COMPLETE SKATEBOARD: Complete 28 inch trick skateboard with thick, durable 9-ply maple wood deck
  • DESIGN MINDED: Double kicktail design provides greater control, allows for wide range of tricks, and easy braking
  • SMOOTH RIDE: PVC-injected 50mm x 27mm wheels and 608ZB bearings deliver a very smooth ride! The skateboard's composite trucks and steel axle supports higher weight and faster speed
  • FAMILIAR CHARACTER: Skateboard features your child's favorite superhero - Spider-Man!
  • AGE AND WEIGHT: Recommended for ages 5 years and older, supports weight up to 110 lbs.

Paw Patrol Kids Bike, 12-Inch, Chase Blue, One Size
  • Rear coaster brake provides easy and intuitive stopping
  • Removable training wheels make learning to ride easy and fun!
  • Character handlebar 3D face plate!
  • Suspension Type: Front

We can understand that this outbreak and staying at home to protect ourselves and our families can be quite taxing for the parents especially when it comes to entertaining their hyperactive little ones who are always high in energy and jumping around the house like a jelly bean. You need to exhaust their energy before they exhaust you out! We hope that these 20 activities will definitely interest your little ones. Your kids will be engrossed in these activities giving you ample time to work on your official commitments and assignments.

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Sarah Collins

I’m the mother of two wonderful children. My oldest son John is 7 years old, and my daughter Jemma is a little seven-month-old girl. My kids are the main reason why I decided to start this website. Having been a mother for the last 7 years, I’d like to share some useful tips with anyone who might be interested.

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