Outdoor Activities for Kids While Social Distancing
Alberta communities are seeing the drop in Covid related illness, families
themselves may not quite be ready to go back to what once was considered
“normal”. Instead, we are slowly learning to navigate our new normal – Filling
our social buckets, while maintaining our social distance.
If you are
running low on ideas on how to keep your family busy and entertained, please
read below for a few ideas.
the fridge and pantry, grab a large blanket and camp out for an afternoon of
(socially distanced) people watching.
for Smaller Groups
There are a
few fun games that involve little contact but can still be played with a small
group of friends. Think Soccer, Golfing (even the driving range) or kite
Nature Walk Bingo
game of bingo, or a good old fashioned scavenger hunt, for a walk through local
trails is sure to keep littles busy for hours.
kids about plant life, birds and insects that are native to Alberta is a great
opportunity to count towards a home school lesson!
are Now Open!
playgrounds in Calgary, Red deer & surrounding communities are now open for
PLAY! While this is incredibly exciting for kids, it is also a good opportunity
to remind them of best practices while still having fun. Ensuring you wash
hands before and upon returning home from the park. Keeping distance best you
can and patiently waiting your turn on the swing.