Christmas Break Activity Ideas

Most kids are on winter vacation for at least two weeks. While they are at home, here is a list of fun activities they can do:

Make new Christmas decorations

Make  Christmas decorations for next Christmas holiday. Turn ordinary Christmas balls into cute Emoji faces, unicorns, adorable Minions,

Repurpose Christmas cards

Before throwing out Christmas cards, give them a whole new purpose by making them into other things:

  • book marks
  • Gift tags
  • Small boxes
  • Create a cool collage of their Christmas
  • Make notebooks
  • Postcards
  • Thank you cards

Board games or DIY projects

Here are some fun activities for the kids to do anytime:

  • Board games
  • Jigsaw puzzles
  • Make friendship bracelets or anklets
    Reading marathon -How many books can you read during the winter vacation?
  • Make a DIY calendrer for 2019
  • Button rings: simple materials, jewelry glue, pretty buttons and Ring Blanks
  • Hair clips
  • Magnets
  • Make Barefoot slippers for upcoming spring and summer
  • Create Simple yarn Knitting, crochet, knit looming make beanies, scarfs or pot holders
  • Make some cool origami – check out these Youtube videos
    origami triangle pyramid
    Origami flowers
  • Color, paint or draw, doodle
  • Make a wreaths to welcome the new year. Check out this video

Homemade holiday favorites

Bake everyone’s favorite cookies

  • Sugar
  • Gingerbread
  • Chocolate chip
  • Peanut butter

Or build a gingerbread house

Movie theme Marathon 

Let the kids organize a holiday movie night at your house with different themes:

  • Harry Potter
  • Super Heroes
  • Disney Princesses

Family Time

As a family, spend  time together:

  • Visit local light displays in your area
  • Go for a swim local indoor swimming pool
  • Try out indoor skating
  • Visit local museums
  • Try out a different cuisine, or maybe a new restaurant
  • Visit outdoor shopping centers – window shop and grab some hot .
  • Board games

What are some activities you and your family do while on Christmas break?  Add a comment below

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