Bambi's Blog - April 30

Bambi Ross is a local Manor Park resident and former principal at Manor Park Public School. Bambi's Blog features free online activities and resources that are fun for people of all ages!

Good morning! A mix for young and old today. Enjoy! One Direction "Story of My Life" Bird KIng (local band) "I Want To Break Free"  Stevie Wonder "Don't You Worry About A Thing"  Elle Fitzgerald ‘April in Paris” The Beatles "She's Leaving Home" "Safety Dance" Men Without Hats Tears for Fears "Mad World" Indoor physical activities on this rainy day. Complete beginner 10 minute workout Kids 10 minute physical activity (grown up’s can do it too!) United Kingdom National Health Service (NHS) has a  website with exercises and other resources They have 10 minute exercise videos, easy exercises, strength and flexibility exercises, and a fitness studio. From this link you can also access the “couch to 5 K program”. Definitely worth a visit if you are interested in beginning to explore exercise opportunities. And of course Nathan with some Old School dance moves Exciting news for Snowbird fans!  The Snowbirds are launching a special tour starting this Saturday in Nova Scotia and moving across Canada. SGN Episode 5 (John Krasinski) 1933 Eastview Explore.Org has some interesting viewing with a variety of live cams. Live Play readings Podcast suggestions Can you solve the hat problem? 4 hours of Looney Tune classics. Sesame Street to the rescue! Lots of great free printable activities for kids  Here is a lovely idea to encourage letter writing with the kids. They provide free printable notes that the children can use to write a letter to a neighbour, friend, relative or perhaps a senior in a local residence! BOKS is a website that streams kids exercise programs and has other resources for kids. I have only previewed an exercise class but the rest of the site might be worth a closer look.  Painting rocks and hiding in plain sight has become a popular activity around the world. Essentially you paint a rock with pretty colours or motivational phrases and you leave them places where people will find them. Might be a great activity on this rainy day. Finger Weaving

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