Fun with Hula Hoops
Creating hours of fun in your own backyard with hula hoops.
Bucket Toss Backyard Golf
Have fun using a few household items to play a game of at home golf toss.
Frisbee Throwing Race
Throwing the frisbee back and forth without dropping it
Wheelbarrow Puzzle Walk
Completing a puzzle while walking as a wheel barrow with an adult.
Indoor Obstacle Course
Using what you have in your home to create an indoor obstacle course
Indoor Ball Pit
Using a blow up pool indoors as a fun ball pit for children
Hallway Laser Maze
Create your own spy like laser maze for your children to challenge their skills.
Red Light Green Light
Group activity game
A listening game for a group
Catch the __________!
This awesome game is fun to play outdoors with 3+ people! This revamped game of "tag" is not what you’re used to…
Learn how to build and fly a kite using recycled materials found around your own home! It's easier than you think to turn a plastic bag into a day full of outdoor fun.
Sidewalk Obstacle Course
A great way to get your kids outdoors and active is to have them design their very own obstacle course using nothing but sidewalk chalk and their imagination.
Get your kids in shape to foils some villians.
Fill The Bucket
Great competition on a hot day as kids are going to get wet!
Lets show off those home accuracy skills with a game of sock toss!
Turn your backyard or hallway into your very own curling rink!
Beginner Basketball Dribbling Skills
The beginner skills showcased in these videos are intended for children who are just being introduce to basketball.
Intermediate Basketball Dribbling Skills
The intermediate skills showcased in these videos are intended for children who have progress through the beginner level.
Fun Fitness Class
Enjoy this fun and lower impact exercise class that is appropriate for both parents and children.
Obstacle Course-Older Children
This is a great activity to get some energy out indoors on a rainy day or to play out in the sunshine!
Advanced Basketball Dribbling Skills
The advanced skills showcased in these videos are intended for children who have progress through the beginner and intermediate levels.
Around the House Scavenger Hunt
This scavenger hunt is a list of things you would find around your home. Each child gets a camera/piece of paper and takes a photo or writes down where they found each item. (They could physically take the item but that would involve more cleaning up)!
If you want to get fit over the summer, this is your calling. Take a bike ride or a run around your community and record your times.
Several caches (containers of random items) have been hidden around all around the world and it is your job to find them!
Laundry Basket Skee Ball!
Dump out the laundry baskets for an indoor arcade game. Launched off a cardboard ramp.
Water Balloon Day
What better way to spend a hot day than with water balloon activities!
Slip'n Slide Hockey
There is nothing more Canadian than hockey, so enjoy this slip-and-slide version of our nation's game while celebrating summer.
Canada Day Activities
Using the links provided, complete some fun Canada Day activities and join virtual festivities for Canada Day.
Make Your Own Bouncy Ball
With basic materials to make your very own bouncy ball!
Angry Birds Game
Creating your own angry birds game by using old boxes, balloons and a DIY slingshot.
The limbo stick game we all know and love, yet with a refreshing twist. A great backyard activity on hot summer days.
Duck, Duck, Splash
Made for hot summer days, this version of duck duck goose comes with a 'refreshing' splash.
Water Balloon Toss
When the temperature rises, what better way to cool off than a friendly, refreshing game of balloon toss.
DIY Foosball Table
You don't need to buy large foosball table to play this classic tabletop game
A great indoor activity to keep the kids entertained for hours. No actual lasers required!
Marble Toe Race
A hilarious and challenging game for kids and parents, using only your toes.
Just because it's raining doesn't mean the kids can be kept away from Canada's favourite sport indoors.
When bad weather has you dreaming of sunnier times on the beach, play crab carry.
A fun variation of indoor volleyball.
Who doesn’t like a good dance party? Shaking it off to a few favourite jams!
A fantastic way for kids to get plenty of outdoor exercise and enjoy being silly!
Egg & Spoon Race
A true classic. Hold a backyard race where participants must balance hardboiled eggs on spoons.
Want a cheap and easy way to provide your kids with endless entertainment? Grab a couple of ropes and string up a backyard tight-rope!
Tin Can Stilts
Stomping around with tin can stilts are a fun way for kids to learn balance in the backyard
Backyard Water Slide
How to make a homemade water slide for your backyard play space using a camping tarp, garden hose and a bottle of cheap shampoo!
A classic game parents will remember playing at school lunch hour or recess.
Using a lot of what you already have in your own home you can create an interactive obstacle course to work on motor skills, hand eye coordination, balance and more.
A low-contact team sport played with a flying disc (Frisbee).
Players can make teams or play as individuals, fill the balloons with water and throw them at the opposing players. Those who are hit are "out." First team with all players eliminated loses or last player standing wins.
Soccer- Keep ups
Using a ball players "keep up" the ball and prevent it from hitting the ground using feet, knees and head only. Players challenge each other for the most keep-ups.
Players are awarded points for throwing rings and touching or wrapping around stakes. It can be played indoors or outdoors.
The skill of tossing objects in the air and catching them
Create bowling pins with empty milk cartons and go for a strike
Sponge Water Bomb
Stay cool this summer with sponge water bombs for backyard battles!
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