For our own safety as well as of others, we are all spending time in quarantine in our homes. The world outside is mostly shut down. Staying indoors is definitely difficult for all including the kids. In fact, it is quite difficult to keep kids at home all day long as they get bored quite soon. Kids certainly need to go out for a change and also for their overall growth and development. However, it is quite risky in the current scenario. You can keep your kids entertained by offering them sit and ride toys or get them engaged in some other activities or other ways around as explained below.
Stories are a perfect option
Reading storybooks or telling stories to the kids is a perfect option to keep them entertained during the quarantine. In fact, it can be made more interesting by letting the kids enact the stories being told to them. It helps them to learn something worthwhile and also remain engaged.
Propel them to follow their hobbies
Quarantine is the time that can be utilized productively by propelling the kids to follow their hobbies. You may fix some time of the day when kids may be asked to do whatever they like such as drawing, painting, artwork, singing, dancing, or anything they wish to do. It helps in polishing their skills and they may utilize their time fruitfully.
Get ride-on toys
For smaller kids, sit and ride toys are great fun. Such toys engage the kids in playing for a good length of time and get fun and enjoyment. There are so many options to choose from as per the unique liking of your little ones. You may let your kids play with such toys while you are performing your routine chores.
Engage them in board games
Board games are another good option in the list that may keep kids busy for quite a long time. Again there are ample options to choose from as per age and interest of your kids.
Gardening is also a great idea
You may engage your kids in gardening. Plant a flower or small tree in your garden or in a flowerpot and ask your kids to take care of the same to keep them engaged.
There are many more creative and engaging ideas in the list that may be opted for by you as per the unique interests and capabilities of your little ones and turn this challenging time into the most enjoyable one.