Under Lockdown for Coronavirus, Things to do with your Tiny Toddler to get them Engaged

With the world dealing with the outbreak of the COVID-19 coronavirus, your baby’s safety and health are incredibly important, especially in these unpleasant times. However, day-care centres close because of coronavirus, parents will have long, tiring days at home with their little one. Playgroups and social gatherings will be limited, and parents may need to work from home.  We know there is a lot of energy that needs to utilize to maintain the sanity of your baby.  

We’re here to guide you if you’re worried about how you’ll keep these kids safe and entertained.   

Protect Your Babies from the Coronavirus and COVID-19

Here are four precautions you can take to avoid infection on your baby: 

Wash your Hands
Wash your hands frequently using soap and water or an alcohol-based hand rub before touching your baby 
Cover your Nose & Mouth

Cover your nose and mouth with a tissue when sneezing. Dispose of used tissue immediately after use. 

Social Distancing
Avoid close contact of your baby with anyone who has cold or flu-like symptoms 

It's just like a Bluey episode: How to get through quarantine with a tiny toddler

Checkout the list of activities to engage your little darling.

Amazing fun activities to engage your tiny toddlers

Hide and Seek With Letters

Hide and Seek With Letters

If you are wondering to keep your baby busy and revise the alphabet? This is right activity for your little toddler. Ask your child to look for the letters. Alternatively, you can also ask him to search for fruits and animals pictures. This activity promises endless hours of fun in Home Quarantine!

How to play: 

  • Write out the alphabet on notes and hide them around the room. You don't have to be serious about it, its best if they find them so you can practice their letters!  
  • When the baby finds a note, ask them to say it loud.   
  • Keep looking until you have found all the hidden letters notes 
  • Make the kids laugh and put them in their favourite  places 

Spider Web Tape Game 

Spider Web Tape Game

Spider web tape game is a simple yet super fun activity for your little toddler at Home Quarantine. This amazing game will help your little one improve his hand-eye coordination. Roll up all old newspapers into small balls and engage your kids inside the house.

Rules of the game 

You have to try and get the bits of paper through the web. 

Each person has 5 balls to throw. If the paper stick to the tape then they lose that one until the end of the game. 

Play goes on as long as you like, or until one person has lost all their bits of paper. 

The person with the most points wins. 

Activity with Baby

Giving real crayon to your little one may destroy your house. Don’t worry we’ve got a fantastic idea for you- Water Painting on Cardboard! Give dismantled cardboard box to you kid with some water in a bowl and paintbrush.

Let your little toddler inner artist come out!

Sorting Toys

Sorting Toys

This is the perfect time to do some cleaning up while keep your little one engaged. Collect all your kid’s toys lying around the house, and ask you toddler to sort all the toys by color by keeping a red toy in the red box and so on. This activity will help you to hold his attention and make cleaning up a fun. Do sanitize all the containers to keep your baby safe.

It is essential to keep your baby safe and healthy when you have old people and young kids in your family. When the entire family is at home, this is the right time to spend quality time with them and make best out of it.

Stay Home, Stay Safe!