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The best fitness classes kids can try at home

These online fitness classes will keep your kids active even when you're staying indoors


Any parent will tell you: Kids need to keep active! That holds true even when you're staying indoors. These online fitness classes will get the kiddos moving, and they're so much fun you might just join in!

After the heart rates drop, why not check out these virtual zoos and aquariums, or J.K. Rowling's new online Harry Potter experience? From virtual storyimes to online kids' museums, there's so much you can do with a couple of clicks of a mouse.

Fitness classes kids can try

1. Frozen: A Cosmic Kids Yoga Adventure!

Perfect for Disney princesses, this 30-minute yoga class from Cosmic Kid Yoga gets a special call-out for the Frozen theme that makes getting limber that much more fun! Make Anna and Elsa proud, little yogis! 

The DribbleUp family of smart balls bring working out at home to a whole new level. The DribbleUp Smart Soccer Ball is particularly well-suited to the confines of a home—all you need is six-square-feet to be able to work on your footwork and develop the tricky touches that will make you unstoppable when you're out on the field. 


3. Unity Jiu Jitsu School

The Union Square-based Jiu Jitsu academy is bringing its martial arts training online. Check the schedule to see how you and your kids can get involved with in-house training. 

More fun for kids

‘Circle of Life’ (The Lion King)

The Disney song of all Disney songs, I hear the ‘Circle of Life’ in my head every time I draw the curtains, every time I open the door and it’s sunny outside, every time I see a lion, meerkat or baboon (which isn’t often, I’ll admit). As the song builds to its climax, it feels as if you are at one with the animals of this earth, ready to take on the world and all its challenges. In fact, this might even be the best song ever written.
Ella Doyle
Guides Editor
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