Activities and Resources for Staying at Home

Keep the kids entertained during the lockdown

Looking for ideas to keep the kids busy? Well, we've rounded up some fun games and activities that will be sure to keep the kids entertained for hours!

If you have a printer some activities can be printed for the kids to complete.

 

Educational Activities 

  • Rosie’s World is a safe, fun site designed to entertain kids and help them learn about dairying
  • Nano Girl - Nanogirl Labs was created by Co-Founders Joe Davis and Dr Michelle Dickinson MNZM. A social enterprise, Nanogirl Labs exists to inspire, educate and empower through STEM
  • Fun brain offers free educational game
  • National Geographic Kids
  • NASA Kids' Club - is the go-to website for all those space-enthusiasts out there
  • Young Ocean Explorers - an amazing website made by a Father and Daughter team from New Zealand. If your kids are into the deep blue sea, rather than the skies above, this is your new go-to website
  • How stuff works - does what it says on the tin, it shows you how stuff works. And by ‘stuff’, we mean literally anything you can think of, and some things you couldn’t even think of
  • Kiwi Kids News - Kiwi Kids News is the only news website specifically designed for New Zealand schools and students

 

Games and Activities 

 

Virtual Tours

 

Printables