The Activity Works Blog

Keep up-to-date with the latest topics in children's health and wellness

graph

Ideas to Keep Your Kids from Getting Bored this Summer

August 24, 2016

As summer winds down, children are gearing up to head back to class, but also feeling the end of the summer slump. Here are a few ways to keep the kids busy and looking ahead to the school year: Set aside some time every day to have fun with your child. [...]

How To Make a Kid-Friendly and Healthy Meal on the Grill This Summer

August 17, 2016

One of the best things about summer is being outside. Cooking outside is another advantage (and not just because it means less clean up). Here’s a list of recipes easily made on the grill. -Pork and Pineapple Kabobs -Shrimp Fajitas -Turkey [...]

5 Ways to Keep Your Kids Active this Summer

August 3, 2016

Keeping your child’s brain engaged outside of school can be a tough task. Here are some useful tips to help you accomplish this: Summer Reading. Encourage your child to read a little bit everyday, start with the goal of 30 minutes per day. Many public [...]