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Parent Guide to Winter

Parent Guide to Winter

Find indoor and outdoor activities, book lists, printables and more to keep your kids learning all winter long.

Make the most of the winter months, whether you're indoors or outside. Our learning activities, free printables, expert articles, and top book picks can help you maximize every minute with your kids of all ages.

Health & Home

Have a healthier season by adding more fruits and vegetables to your family's table.
Share the science and social rewards of a soothing winter drink.
Indoor triggers can cause the symptoms we usually associate with spring. Here’s how to combat the sniffles.
Whether you're just approaching winter or waving goodbye to colder days, flu season runs for quite a while. Learn tips to keep your family flu-free here.

Winter Reads

Delight in white weather and Arctic adventures just right for your little winter wonderer.
Pique your pre-reader's anticipation with stories that explore the excitement of the season.
You and your child can celebrate cold weather days with easy-to-read books that showcase the season's coolest scenes.
From classics to contemporaries, give your independent reader a book to cherish during the holidays
From gripping stories of survival to tales of winters long ago, these chapter books will warm up your independent reader's season.
Is your 8 to 10-year-old hitting the bunny slopes this winter? She'll love to read about the frosty adventures of fellow skiers and... more
Discover these great books about winter topics with your beginning reader.
Get your independent reader in the festive spirit with these books that celebrate the season.

Find Just-Right Books