It’s so important to get kids moving
Sometimes that is easy to do with a walk or a trip to the local park, but other days it gets tough to come up with something, especially when it’s cold outside.
These activities get your kids heart rate up and their bodies exercising, without actual exercise or a long walk.
50+ Activities to Get Kids Moving
Make a huge sidewalk chalk game board
. You can play a big game of checkers, where you are the game piece – and hop around to each square! via Kids Activities Blog
This indoor obstacle course
incorporates letter recognition and math. And will take your kids leaping and climbing all over the house! via Hands On: As We Grow
This fun activity
combines following directions with map skills activities. Work your way through the grid by following the directions given. via Kids Activities Blog
Here are some really fun dances
for your kids favorite songs. I love the dance moves for the Lego song, “Everything is Awesome.” via Bits of Positivity
Make a simple scavenger hunt
around your house and then wait for the sun to go down and grab your flashlights. Look for clues in the dark! via Kids Activities Blog
Turn your yoga mat into a hopscotch board
. This is so simple to do, and is sure to get kids moving! via The Stay At Home Mom Survival Guide
Have you heard of a Bosu ball
? It’s a fun indoor exercise tool that kids love. Here are nine ways to play with it at home. via Kids Activities Blog
Paper plates and paper is all you need to do some fun indoor ice skating
. This is a really fun boredom buster for kids. via Apples and ABC’s
Make a huge life size matching game
! Kids will have to move around to take turns flipping the cards to find matches. via Studio DIY
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