What are the best things to do in the school holidays? Be it planning school holiday activities or deciding to have a holiday with the kids, find out fun ways to keep your kids happy and entertained throughout the school holidays.
Chalk Drawing And Water PaintingProvide a perfect large canvas for the kids to draw with chalk and combine this activity with small buckets of water and large paintbrushes. They can then paint away the chalk if they wish, or paint with water.
Gardening and plantingGardening and planting are such awesome activities to share with your kids. It will give them rich sensory experiences through touch and smell,science learning more authentic than any text book,a love for learning,an appreciation of our Earth and its beauty,making special memories together.
Art of handwritingEven in this digital age, the art of handwriting has not lost its importance in education.So buy a handwriting book for your kids or you can download worksheets from the internet.
Collage MakingCollages are an excellent way to fill a wet afternoon and use up the odds and ends in your craft box. The only limit when making a collage is your imagination – and hopefully some of the inspiration below will get you started! You don’t need anything special as children will be very happy making collages with the simplest of materials, and magazines and catalogues are always a good start!
Making Clocks with Paper PlatesOne of the simplest clock activities to make, all you need is a paper plate, markers, cardboard for the hands and a paper fastener. It will help them to learn many terms of time.Play Dough ActivityIts the best activity to keep the kids busy, You can purchase dough from the market or make it at home with a mixture of flour,mustard oil, food colours and salt.Board GamesThis is also one of the favorite activities for the kids of all age groups. You can choose any board game for them of their choice like Ludo, Carrom board, chess etc.Make Note Booksfrom the empty pages of old Note Books Encourage kids not to waste the empty pages of old notebooks, collect these pages and bind them as a new notebook which can be used as rough notebook. Make sure every activity is going on under your supervision.