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LIST: At-home activities for kids during coronavirus outbreak

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – In a sweeping attempt to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus, almost every school district in Florida will extend spring break by an extra week.

If you’re looking for a way to keep your children occupied while they’re stuck at home, here are some ideas:

  • Read some books.
  • Have a movie marathon.
  • Play board games and card games.
  • Do a puzzle.
  • Do a craft. Click here for some DIY project ideas from Good Housekeeping.
  • Put on a play.
  • Make your own music video.
  • Write letters to friends and relatives.
  • Have your children help you cook something simple in the kitchen.
  • Play outside with parent supervision.
  • Plant a garden.
  • Help with chores.

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Do you have any other ideas that we can share with parents? You can post them in the comments section below.


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