Activities for Primary-Aged Children

Helping children build resilience and establish a healthy online/offline balance

Keeping your children entertained away from online play can be difficult. Here are some activities for your child to do either alone or with others, helping them build resilience and establish a healthy online/offline balance.

Talking to Your Child

Some tips and conversation starters to chat to your children around gaming and gambling and the potential harms.

Striking a Balance

Looking at activities and ideas to support your child. Ideas and activities your children can do aside from online play.

Providing Healthy Alternatives

Looking at alternatives to online games to help create a healthy balance.

Family Contract Templates

A range of templates to help you and your family arrange a family contract to set boundaries and create a healthy online/offline balance.

Enjoying Family Time

Activity ideas for all the family to enjoy and get involved in.

Body Scan

Exercises to help children identify when they spend too much time online and implement practices to help.

Five-Point Scale

This activity helps children understand their emotions whilst they are playing online and look at ways they can achieve greater control over them.

Outside Activities

Activity ideas for you child to get outdoors.

Digital Detox

Thought-provoking document looking at challenging our over-dependence on digital devices.