activity

NHL star Vincent Lecavalier walks a tightrope

NHL star Vincent Lecavalier walks a tightrope
October 10, 2012 No Comments »

The hockey player shows a group of children how to do the tightrope walking activity Read More »

Balloon juggling

Balloon juggling
September 19, 2012 2 Comments »

Balloons provide the perfect opportunity to practice fundamental movement skills while having fun Read More »

Dribbling

Dribbling
September 12, 2012 No Comments »

Grab your child’s favourite ball, find a wide-open space and let the learning begin Read More »

Skipping

Skipping
August 20, 2012 1 Comment »

Skipping develops two fundamental skills, coordination and jumping Read More »

Long jump

Long jump
August 13, 2012 No Comments »

Inspire your child to grow by leaps and bounds this summer Read More »

Get the entire family playing pickup soccer

Get the entire family playing pickup soccer
August 1, 2012 No Comments »

Soccer is an easy game to understand and it's fun to play Read More »

Summer day camps for kids

Summer day camps for kids
June 29, 2012 No Comments »

Many municipalities offer day camps or specialized camps. Some are general programs that give kids a chance at many different types of activities, including sports, outdoor adventures and museum and gallery visits. Others are more intensive around a particular interest, ... Read More »

June 15 is Nature Play Day

June 15 is Nature Play Day
June 15, 2012 No Comments »

Here’s another reason to get outside. Friday, June 15 is Nature Play Day in Canada. The Child and Nature Alliance of Canada is encouraging all Canadians to get outdoors to experience the joys of outdoor play. We know the importance of ... Read More »

50 things to do before you’re 12

50 things to do before you’re 12
May 24, 2012 1 Comment »

Are your kids spending too much time indoors? The National Trust of England is taking a fresh approach to getting kids active outdoors by publishing a “bucket list” – 50 things to do in the outdoors before you are 11 ... Read More »

Scrub baseball

Scrub baseball
May 24, 2012 No Comments »

It’s baseball season and there’s no better time to get outside with a bat and ball and your kids. You don’t need to be part of a league to play. Scrub baseball is fun with as few as six players. ... Read More »