• KidsSledding
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    Winter Activities
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    Erin Dower
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    Caribbean Travel Destinations
    Plan a family vacation to the Caribbean. Visit all-inclusive resorts, swim along pristine beaches, or take a family-friendly cruise. ...
  • KidsSledding
    Outdoor Activities
    Winter Activities
    Chilly, snowy days are calling your kids outdoors. Find fun winter activities for the slopes, trails, ice rink, and backyard for children of all ages. Remember to brush up on winter sports safety. Have the hot cocoa ready when everyone comes back...
    Erin Dower
  • WinterCrafts,PaperPenguin
    Winter Break
    Winter Craft Activities for Kids
    Are the kids getting restless from being cooped up indoors? If playing in the snow has lost its charm, try making some of these creative crafts with your kids to break their cabin fever. ...
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    Winter Break
    Best Indoor Activities for Winter Break
    Are you looking for ways to keep your child entertained over winter break? These indoor activities will keep your child from going stir-crazy, and will help you maintain your sanity! This Printable Winter Fun Checklist is also full of ideas. ...
    Lindsay Hutton
  • Winter Break
    Top Family Outings for Winter Break
    With the kids on school vacation, it can be hard keeping them entertained. Check out these great family activities that are sure to beat winter boredom! Whether you like to stay inside out of the cold, or you enjoy venturing out, we've got somet...
    Lindsay Hutton
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    Outdoor Activities
    Top 10 Wintertime Neighborhood Games
    Just because it's cold and snowy, it doesn't mean you have to stay inside! Winter weather can be a great excuse to round up everyone in your neighborhood and get outside for some fresh air and exercise. So bundle up, and try these outdoor winter ...
    Lindsay Hutton
  • AAP Says Interactive Screen Time Could Be Healthy
    AAP Says Interactive Screen Time Can Be Healthy
    When it comes to screen time and kids, it isn't all bad news. The American Academy of Pediatrics offers guidelines on how to make screen time healthy and educational.
    Curious World
  • Polished Rocks
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    7 Winter Outdoor Learning Activities
    Whether you've got snow or palm trees in your backyard, get yourself out there for some fun outdoor activities. When you're done with these, find ten more ideas for outside winter activities. ...
  • Winter Break
    14 Fun Activities for Winter Break
    This winter, don't despair when snow days and holidays leave you with a house full of bored and bickering kids. These fun winter-break activities will keep your children occupied and happy both indoors and out – throughout the frosty season! ...
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    Outdoor Activities
    Ice Candles
    Ice CandlesAge: Preschool and upTime: About 20 minutesType of Activity: Back yard fun Materials needed: Small plastic tub or bucket (a summer beach pail is the ideal size). Tin can or small plastic cup. A few strategically placed ice candles can...
    Dennis Randall
  • School and Learning
    Winter Crafts and Activities
    Learning About Snow
    Learning About SnowSnowflakes and kids are made for each other. You can use your children's natural curiosity about snow as a gateway into scientific exploration. Here's a primer. Where does snow come from? As a child, my grandmother used to te...
    Dennis Randall
  • Strategies for Working Parents and School Holidays
    Winter Break
    Working Parents and the Holidays
    Working Parents and the HolidaysOne of the great things about being a kid is the number of vacation days you get. One of the not-so-great things about being a working parent is figuring out how to accommodate those you don't get -- like the days ...
    Betsy Van Dorn
  • School and Learning
    Winter Crafts and Activities
    Learning About Snow
    Learning About SnowSnowflakes and kids are made for each other. You can use your children's natural curiosity about snow as a gateway into scientific exploration. Here's a primer. Where does snow come from? As a child, my grandmother used to te...
    Dennis Randall
  • Entertainment and Activities
    Outdoor Activities
    Snow Sculptures
    Snow SculpturesAge: Preschool and upTime: 1 hour or moreType of Activity: Back yard fun Materials needed: A pile of well packed snow* Warm dry clothes Warm dry boots Regular snow shovel (to cut large shapes) Smaller beach shovel (for detail...
    Dennis Randall
  • little girl playing on a snow day
    Winter Crafts and Activities
    9 Snow-Themed Crafts and Activities
    Does your child have the winter blues? Bust his cabin-fever by having a little fun with snow. Create some wintry crafts and make some goodies that incorporate that fluffy white stuff we all love this time of year. ...
    Lindsay Hutton
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    Fact Monster - a safe online educational space for kids

    Are you worried about your kids being online? Fact Monster is a KidSafe-certified site for your kids to get homework help, play games and watch educational videos. Check it out...and give Same Game a try yourself!

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