Join Corbin Anderson for an in-depth discussion in this video Keeping kids busy while you work, part of Supporting Your Kids' Learning at Home.
- Sometimes you just need an hour of uninterrupted time … to work on a project or attend a meeting. … - Here are several ideas you can try to keep your kids busy, … quiet, and engaged while you get things done. … - [Instructor 1] Workboxes. Workboxes are boxes that work. … A work box is basically a box of activities … to keep your student occupied and learning. … There are lots of ways to do this. … Check out the work boxes video for more details. … - [Instructor 2] You could, of course, … just plop your child down in front of the television, … but why not take it to the next level … with a custom created video playlist? … Sites like YouTube make it easy to create your own … or use a pre-created list. … - [Instructor 1] A podcast can keep your kid entertained … and learning for 10 to 30 minutes. … Pro tip, keep a playlist of kid-friendly podcasts … preloaded on your device. … For more on this, … check out the podcast video in this course. … - [Instructor 2] One of our kids' favorite activities …
Skill Level Beginner
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1. Home Learning Basics
2. Being a Teacher and Advocate for Your Child
3. Learning Tools
4. Tools by Subject Area
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