February 2021 Amazing Activities


  1. February is Black History Month! Read a picture book by a black writer or illustrator together.
  2. Groundhog Day! Teach your child to make shadow puppets and look out for six more weeks of winter!
  3. February is also National Bird Feeding Month. Take some sunflower seeds or bread to a park and feed the birds with your child.
  4. Winter is almost over! Can your child name five cold things?
  5. I spy… something fluffy! What fluffy things can your child see around them?
  6. Do 10 somersaults with your child.
  7. Build an igloo out of pillows and blankets.
  8. What three things make your child feel loved? 
  9. Write a short action movie with your child, then film it on your phone.
  10. Paint self-portraits with your child.
  11. National Inventors Day! Help your child draw an invention of their own.
  12. The Lunar New Year! Goodbye Year of the Rat, Hello Year of the Ox! 
  13. How many farm animal sounds can your child make? I’ll start — MOO!
  14. Valentine’s Day! Help your child make valentines for everyone in your house.
  15. What would your child do if they could fly?
  16. I spy… something blue! What blue things can your child see around them?
  17. How many jumps does it take your child to cross the living room? Be sure to count out loud!
  18. February is the rainiest month in L.A. County. Can your child act out what rain looks, feels and sounds like?
  19. Go for a walk with your child and try to find five yellow things.
  20. Can your child think of three animals that like cold weather?
  21. Family Yoga time! Do 5 minutes of Downward Dog, Cobra pose and Cat-Cow. Don’t forget to chant “Om!”
  22. Invent a new dance move!
  23. Jump up and down ten times with your child.
  24. Make homemade Kazoos by rubber-banding wax paper to the end of a toilet paper tube.
  25. I spy… something smooth! What smooth things can your child see and feel around them?
  26. National Tell a Fairy Tale Day! Read your favorite Fairy Tale to your child today.
  27. How many birds can your child name?
  28. What are three activities you and your child want to do this spring?
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