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What are some different types of activities you can use to entertain children of different age groups?

11 Simple Kids Activities for Mixed Ages (the quick list)

  • Playdough play and modeling.
  • Toothpick construction.
  • Open-ended drawing activities.
  • Drawing games.
  • Sensory exploration and play.
  • Build a fort!
  • Smaller scale building.
  • Get started on holiday crafts.

What are some service projects for kids?

12 Community Service Projects for Kids

  • Book Drive. Collect books throughout the year to donate to local homeless shelters, children’s hospitals, and more.
  • Cards for Soldiers.
  • Penny Drive.
  • For the Dogs (and Cats!)
  • Host a Walk.
  • “Birthday Boxes”
  • Recycle for a Cause.
  • Spend Time with Seniors.

How do I keep my 10 year old busy?

Creative activities (that last longer than five minutes)

  1. Launch a Lego challenge.
  2. Give them a goal.
  3. Try less messy art materials.
  4. Add water.
  5. Do it in a fort.
  6. Get it on video.
  7. Prep dinner quicker.
  8. Delegate office chores.

What are some easy community service projects?

Do Things for Your Community:

  • Walk kids home from school.
  • Rake leaves for an elderly neighbor.
  • Mow your neighbor’s lawn.
  • Offer dog-walking services.
  • If you know another language, be a translator at parent-teacher conferences.
  • Babysit during PTA meetings.
  • Foster a shelter animal.

What are good community service ideas?

Community activities and civic responsibility

  • joining a Surf Life Saving Club, a scouting group or a local environmental or clean-up group.
  • helping with a primary school play, or coordinating or coaching junior sport.
  • setting up an arts space for the community or getting involved in youth radio.

What are the play activities for developing concepts?

10 Hands-On Activities to Teach Concept Development

  • Create a nature basket.
  • Nature Walk and Collection: Make a Collage or Nature Book.
  • Wooden Things Box or Basket.
  • Metal Things Box or Basket.
  • Cloth Textures Box or Basket.
  • Mailbox.
  • Carrying Things.
  • Stacking or Nesting.

How do I keep my 8 year old busy at home?