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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
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