Edit: Added a few more since publishing, and will as I get the chance to…
So I know you’re probably up to your eyeballs already in all the suggestions of how to keep your kids busy during this time of social distancing…so no pressure on my list. Take what you need from it, or leave it – all good. But what I do know is that everyone’s routines are going to be thrown out, and we may all need some help with extra ideas and tips to help us get through this time with all sanity in tact.
Personally, I know there are a couple of activities that not only keep my kids entertained and buy me some silence and sanity, but also keep their minds engaged and happy as well. There are some activities that also provide some applied thinking and maths. But most of all…I find with the reduced screen time ( they CHOOSE to do the activities over the tv), by the end of day, everyone’s moods were great, their focus was SO MUCH better…and they actually listened to us and went to bed with ease.
Now don’t worry, this is not going to be a post on why you need to cut screen time…cause Lawd knows this is not the time us parents are looking to cut screen time…In fact, I cant see Continue reading