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5 Christmas Activities for Kids

We love Christmas! It is such a fun time for children to spend more time with their parents and family to enjoy fun Christmas activities together. We have collated our 5 favourite activities that children love at this time of year.

  1. Christmas Karaoke

One of the best ways to get in the holiday spirit? Infuse your home with the sounds of the season! From traditional carols like “Silent Night” and “Jingle Bells” to modern hits like “All I Want for Christmas Is You,” there are plenty of great Christmas songs to add to your playlist…and to sing together!

  1. Create Sensory Candy Canes

This is a great way to bring multi-sensory experiences into your home! Sensory play supports language development, cognitive growth, fine and gross motor skills, problem-solving skills, and social interaction. Learn more about how to make these candy canes here

  1. Check Out Local Light Displays

Take the below addresses and admire the handiwork of your neighbours with your family. There are some intricate displays that even have lights that are synced with popular Christmas songs. Watch your children’s faces stare with wonder and make an evening of it with Christmas music blasting in the car to the next address!

  1. Make Christmas Angels

This easy to make Angel will keep the whole family entertained, using recycled materials and a heap of imagination! See the full step-by-step guide here

  1. Make Gingerbread Playdough

This is such a fun and easy activity to do together as a family. The smell of gingerbread men will fill your house with the delights of Christmas! See more here