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Indoor Fun Helps Military Families Beat Cabin Fever

During the cold winter months, opportunities to take your children outdoors for fun may be limited. But don’t worry, there are plenty of ways to fight cabin fever. Here are 11 tried-and-tested activities that can help children burn off energy, learn basic skills and have a good time.

These activities can be especially good for children with special needs. Your children will have fun while developing important motor and cognitive skills.

Make slime add

Make slime add

Mix and match chips add

Take a trip to a dollar store add

Fold origami add

Set up an obstacle course add

Play the animal game add

Hold a dance party add

Bring out the mini trampoline add

Put on your own home theater add

Break out a puzzle add

Sensory Box add

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