Find boredom busters your kids can do at their own pace. Anytime, anywhere.
These winter-themed activities are all accompanied by videos for kids to independently learn on their own using ActivityHero On-Demand. From 10 minute projects to longer 160 minute adventures, take your pick.
1. Discover Christmas S.T.E.M.
Where S.T.E.M. (or Science. Technology. Engineering. Mathematics.) and Christmas join forces. Kids will continue learning while they are doing fun Christmas activities to get into the spirit of the holidays.
Ages 4 – 8 (160 minutes)
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2. Paint a Christmas Hedgehog
Watch the step-by-step process of creating a scenery from a blank piece of paper. Students will learn how to sketch, color and shade to really enhance their drawing techniques, and design a beautiful background and foreground in the process.
Ages 6 – 17 (61 minutes)
3. Take a Jingle Bells Piano Lesson
Ms. Emily from KidzKeyz will teach your kids (the colorful way) how to play Jingle Bells on the piano, just in time for the holidays!
This simple, quick lesson gives students in K through 3rd Grade an opportunity to explore and express their own creativity. Your child will love KidzKeyz fun and encouraging teaching style.
Ages 4 – 9 (10 minutes)
4. Make a Winter Holiday Card
Learn the basics of vector based illustrations with Inkscape (a free software) while creating your very own winter theme card. Kids will draw a basic winter scene, that includes making some basic evergreen trees, snow flakes, and even form a snow man! You can print and use the card you create as a holiday card, or a card to bring in some winter time cheer.
Ages 9 – 18 (48 minutes)
5. Join Storytime + Mud-Play
Teacher Shelly will read to you from this amazing book all about mud! Do you like to play in the mud? Or would you rather keep your hands clean? Have you ever thought about painting with mud?
This video might just inspire you to create your own mud masterpiece! Campers are invited to dig into our mud-play activities after watching the read-aloud video. The video is 5 minutes long if you prefer to simply listen to the story and skip the messy play.
Ages 2 – 12 (20 minutes)
Discover more on-demand DIY holiday inspired, self-led learning opportunities for your kids at ActivityHero.