7 Holiday Activities for Your Little Ones!

The holiday season is here, and while the kids are on a break from school, it’s the perfect time to infuse some fun into their learning journey with i-Maths! We believe that learning can be an adventure, and what better way to spend the holidays than by exploring the world of numbers, shapes, and patterns in exciting and engaging ways?

Whether you’re hosting a family get-together, a virtual party, or just looking to add a sprinkle of merriment to your holiday celebrations, these games are sure to create unforgettable moments. 

Let’s make this holiday season both joyous and educational for your little ones!

Add an extra dose of joy to your child’s winter break through these fun activities listed below. Don’t forget to download our printable holiday worksheet at the end of the blog!

1. Snowflake Symmetry Craft

Encourage your child’s creativity and understanding of symmetry with a snowflake crafting session. Provide them with white paper and child-safe scissors, and let them fold, cut, and unfold to reveal beautiful symmetrical snowflakes. Not only is this a fantastic art project, but it also playfully introduces mathematical concepts.

2. Gingerbread Geometry

Who says geometry can’t be delicious? Bake some gingerbread cookies together and turn them into a geometry lesson. Discuss shapes as you cut out the cookies and explore the concept of area and perimeter as you decorate them. It’s a tasty way to learn and bond as a family!

3. Holiday Math Bingo

Create a holiday-themed bingo game with numbers, shapes, and festive symbols. Make it a family affair by involving everyone in the game. Bingo not only reinforces number recognition but also adds an element of friendly competition to the holiday celebrations.

4. Christmas Pictionary

Put a holiday twist on the classic drawing and guessing game. Create a list of Christmas-related words or phrases, and let the artistic talents shine as players try to convey the holiday spirit through their drawings

5. Ornament Memory Game

Test your memory skills with an ornament memory game. Gather a variety of Christmas ornaments and lay them out on a table. Allow players a few moments to memorize the ornaments, then cover them with a cloth. See who can recall the most ornaments, adding a festive twist to the classic memory challenge.

6. Santa’s Sack Hunt

Organize a scavenger hunt with a Christmas twist. Hide small gifts or holiday-themed items around your home and provide clues that lead participants to each hidden treasure. Make it more exciting by incorporating holiday trivia or challenges at each location.

7. Stocking Guessing Game

Fill a stocking with small holiday-themed items and have participants take turns feeling and guessing the contents. Include items like jingle bells, mini ornaments, or even a small candy cane. The one with the most correct guesses wins a festive prize.

This holiday season, add playfulness to your child’s learning with these entertaining games. May your holidays be filled with warmth, laughter, and delightful games!

Print and Do Worksheet

To make your holidays even more enjoyable, we’ve prepared a special print-and-do worksheet! [Download Worksheet]. This worksheet is designed to enhance your child’s math skills playfully and interactively. 

At i-Maths, we believe that learning should be a joyful experience. This holiday season, let’s make every moment count by blending play and learning. Download our worksheet, try out the suggested activities, and embark on a holiday adventure filled with laughter, discovery, and the magic of i-Maths. Wishing you and your family a season filled with happiness, learning, and wonderful memories!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *