Mamma, I am bored…
This is something every Mom hears frequently from kids. And with the pandemic that has restricted kids to be home all the time has taken those boredom levels to a new height. And no matter how much we try, we can’t keep our kids busy as much as we want to. This boredom leads to increased screen time in kids, which is a concern for every parent these days.
But… you know what can help you keep your kids busy at home as well as reduce their screen time?
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An Activity Box Subscription!
An activity Box comes with activities, crafts, and books that can keep kids busy in a fun way. These boxes come with various age-appropriate options, so you can choose the box suitable for your child. The activity boxes help with the development of cognitive skills and creativity in kids.
Another perk with a subscription box is you don’t have to search and buy new activity kits or books every few days. A monthly subscription of these boxes takes care of that, as each month you get a box filled with fun activities and crafts.
There are many Activity Box Subscriptions are available these days, here is a list of 5 best subscription boxes in India:
Flintobox is one of the most popular activity subscriptions box available in India. It has also won awards like Academics’ Choice Award and Best Education Start-Up. The box focuses on the overall development of kids when it comes to their growth and well-being.
Each Activity Box comes with 3-4 fun-based learning activities. Flintobox caters to age kids aged from 2 to 12 years. You can choose between 3, 6, and 12-month subscription plans and cancel at any time you want.
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Einstein box caters to kids aged from 1 to 6 years. Their activities are designed for learning and creativity along with IQ enhancement. Each month, your child gets an Einstein Box with 2 books and 3 learning activities. From teaching kids about number counting to toilet habits, Einstein Box is one of the best early learning programs in India.
One advantage of Einstein Box is if you don’t like it, you can return it within 7 days and get a refund. Einstein Boxes are also available on Amazon India.
Xplora Box comes with various skill enhancing activities, which help develop the motor, cognitive, and social skills of your child. It caters to the age of 2-12 years. The subscription has 4 categories based on age: 2-4, 4-6, 2-8, 8-12. With Xplora Box you also get 20 downloadable activity worksheets via email every month. Xplora boxes are also available on Amazon India. If you decide to discontinue subscription, you get a refund for the remaining months.
Magic Crate is a subscription service for kids that caters to a wide range of 18 months to 15 years. The box contains a mix of science activity, art activity, and games. The boxes are designed based on 7 different learning styles: logical, visual, verbal, aural, physical, solitary, and social. Magic Crate focuses on a hands-on approach that I believe is the best way to learn.
Intellikit is a product of First Cry, a well-known brand when it comes to babies and kids products. Targeted towards the younger kids (2-6 years), Intellikit covers various themes with 8 Fun Activities in each box. Along with activities, you get a month-long calendar to perform those activities, a tracker to follow your child’s progress, and a set of 10 worksheets. Intellikit offers 3 and 6 months subscriptions. If you cancel the subscription, the refund is transferred to your firstcry cash wallet.
Choose a subscription box for your kids based on their interests. You may have to try different boxes at first to find the one best for your kids. Make learning fun for your kids and give them relief from their boredom with an activity box and get them off the screen!