We are going on…what, week 7-8 of Shelter in Place orders in the United States, depending on where you live? We are all climbing the walls! Now that the school year is almost over, the kids will be out of virtual classes and I hate to break it to ya, but they are going to be incredibly bored this summer if things aren’t safely reopened! Why not find some things for the kids to do, some fun little presents to distract them from all that is going on? This Shelter in Place Gifts For Kids Gift Guide will help you keep the kids busy and cheer them up this summer!
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Shelter in Place Gifts For Kids During Corona Virus Quarantine
Shelter in Place Books for Kids
These four new Spring children’s books are perfect for keeping kids entertained and learning while stuck indoors during shelter in place!
1. A gray day turns into a kaleidoscope of fun in It’s a Great, Big Colorful World by Tom Schamp, a marvelously offbeat and stimulating journey through the world of color.
2. The Seedling That Didn’t Want to Grow by Britta Teckentrup, a story about a reluctant seedling packs a powerful message about the benefits of being different.
3. In Pets and Their Famous Humans by Ana Gallo and illustrated by Katherine Quinn, a charmingly illustrated collection of pet-related stories, children will find out about some of history’s most important scientists, artists, writers, and musicians and their beloved animals.
4. Take on a magical journey through the world of healing flowers in Flower Power: The Magic of Nature’s Healers by Christine Paxmann and illustrated by renowned artist Olaf Hajek.
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Shelter in Place Crafts for Kids
Check out my friend Lisa’s super cute crafts meant for the kiddos! Rainbow fans rejoice! This easy to make DIY Macramé Rainbow Charm Craft can be made into a wall hanging, ornament, keychains, and more!
Do you want to learn how to make a unicorn notebook? Here are step-by-step instructions on how to make your own DIY unicorn notebook with this easy tutorial!