Ideas for Things to Do with the Kids in Lockdown: Lockdown Activities, Ideas and Fun Things to do at Home with Children
Here are lots of ideas for children’s lockdown activities if you’re stuck with the kids at home in Calderdale and looking for fun things to do! Over the next few weeks we’ll be adding lots more to this list- so keep checking back to get more inspiration!
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Rather than planning another day with the same activities, base them around a themed day. Get dressed up, plan meals based around that theme and do lots of activities. You could include home learning opportunities, stories or even films. It takes a little planning, but in the first lockdown we tried to do one a day.
Fairy Day (see planning picture below!)
Countries (Spanish Day, Mexico Day, France Day)
Lockdown Kids Party Ideas
Family Disco (with Flashy Lights)
Family Mini Disco- find a suitable one on You Tube
Sleepover in the lounge- make dens
Base them on the themed days above (including going on a family ‘holiday’ to one of the destinations)
Zoom parties with families- see our ideas for games here