Winter

21 Winter activities

Ice Vase

Arts & Crafts by: Linda O

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 5 hours

Environmentally friendly outdoor decoration, utilizing fine motor and observation skills.

Getting Dressed for Winter in Alaska

Story by: AugustW

Ages: 30 to 60 months

Time: 10 mins

Brrr! Tyler learns how to stay warm in his new Alaskan home.

Button Ornament

Arts & Crafts by: Linda O

Ages: 42 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Small motor skills are practiced while creating this holiday ornament.

Homemade Snow

Experiments by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Create homemade snow.

The First Christmas

Story by: Susanna

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

Tell your child about the origin of Christmas in this simple story.

Build a Human Snowman

Game by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

Use craft supplies to create an indoor snowman in this seasonal game.

New Year's Countdown Balloon Pop

Game by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 6 hours

Countdown the hours until New Year's with these family activities.

Roll and Draw Gingerbread Man Game

Game by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Review numbers and following directions to create a gingerbread man in this seasonal game.

Snowman Pyramid Stacking Game

Game by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

Practice stacking skills with this fun seasonal game.

Christmas Paper Chain

Arts & Crafts by: Susanna

Ages: 30 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Create a simple but festive decoration for Christmas, New Year's, or any holiday.

Chinese New Year Fortune Invitation

Arts & Crafts by: Susanna

Ages: 30 to 60 months

Time: 25 mins

Make a traditional Chinese door decoration to invite fortune into your home for the new year.

Origami Santa

Arts & Crafts by: Susanna

Ages: 48 to 60 months

Time:

Fold your Santa out of paper. Makes a great Christmas card.

Clothespin Rudolph

Arts & Crafts by: Susanna

Ages: 30 to 60 months

Time:

Make a cute tree ornament. This is a very simple craft.

Pin the Star on the Christmas Tree

Game by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

Enjoy this silly seasonal version of a classic childhood game.

Easy Gingerbread House

Arts & Crafts by: Nancy M.

Ages: 0 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Create a cute gingerbread house with your child using a milk cartoon for structure.

Snow Paint

Arts & Crafts by: Nancy M.

Ages: 0 to 60 months

Time:

Use the snow as a blank canvas with snow paint!

Marshmallow Snowball Toss

Game by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

Practice throwing skills with this silly indoor snowball toss.

Reindeer Antler Ring Toss

Game by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

Practice aiming and throwing with this silly seasonal game.

Paper Cup Dragon

Arts & Crafts by: Susanna

Ages: 18 to 60 months

Time: 10 mins

Make a dragon for the Chinese New Year, also called Lunar New Year or the Spring Festival.

Ice Ornaments

Arts & Crafts by: Linda O

Ages: 12 to 60 months

Time: 5 hours

Have fun collecting, creating and hanging these Eco-friendly ice ornaments that later serve as animal feeders. Great for practicing observation...