Activity Ideas to Keep Your Kids Happy, Healthy, and Entertained at Home


The coronavirus shutdown is putting parents in a tough spot. If your kids are home from school for the foreseeable future, you may be wondering how you’re going to fill the empty days ahead — especially if you’re trying to limit screen time.

Fortunately, there are ways to help your kids keep learning, remain healthy, and stay happy at home without excessive screen time.

Check out the following resources below for ways to keep your kids engaged while school is closed!

Activities for Health and Well-Being

Encouraging Learning at Home

How to Leave Kids Home Alone

Screen-Free Entertainment


Although you might have to make some adjustments to your daily routine, you and your kids will get used to your new schedule before you know it. Incorporate learning into everyday activities, create opportunities for screen-free play, take advantage of your backyard, and use this time together to encourage key life skills.

Most importantly, let your kids get creative! Left to their own imaginations, kids can entertain themselves for hours on end.



This article is contributed by Gwen Payne

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