It's that time of the year when the children are out of school for winter break. Children have a lot of energy, and you might be wondering how to keep them entertained while you have a busy schedule. We have some great books and ideas on how to keep your children from being bored during their vacation.
The ultimate indoor games book : the best boredom busters ever! by Veronika Alice Gunter
More than 150 games, from quiet games to energy-burning activities that need minimal set-up time and simple supplies found around most houses.
Boredom busters! : the curious kids' activity book by Avery Hart & Paul Mantell
Suggests a variety of both indoor and outdoor activities which relate to nature, the environment, ecology, music, sky watching, backyard fun, the neighborhood, and the wider world.
Boredom busters edited by Deanna F. Cook and the experts at FamilyFun magazine
FamilyFun Boredom Busters has everything a household needs to beat the rainy-day blues, make the most of snowy weather, and take advantage of a beautiful spring morning, with an activity for each day of the year. Parents will be able to occupy their kids of all ages -- not to mention themselves -- for hours on end. From parties and games to crafts and cooking, FamilyFun Boredom Busters provides step-by-step instructions for parents and kids to make the most out of precious downtime. This volume is further proof that there is no greater authority on new and entertaining ways to pass the time than the experts at FamilyFun.
I'm bored by Michael Ian Black
When a bored girl meets a potato who finds children tedious, she tries to prove him wrong by demonstrating all of the things they can do, from turning cartwheels to using their imaginations.