Come In And Play

Finding activities and stimulation for the kids during these times is quite the challenge. Something with a screen is a help, but they might only last a finite amount of time. An alternative could be some old fashioned toys to re-engage the minds.

Craft is a great way to get children creative and Shrinky Dinks activity sets still exist and will set young minds in new directions.

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For the more advanced, there’s Perler Beads. They look quite generic, but that’s their strength. Imaginative thinking is required to make use of them and that’s a highly prized feature. Add to that the skills required and the result is many hours spent forgetting that they are locked inside.

Craft is a well suited method to while away the hours as we work through these once in a generation times.