Top 10 Toys to Help Kids Burn Calories
Not only will they be working their arms and core but toning their legs too. burns up to 85 calories per hour.
Giant Odd Ball
This giant ball, Dhs47, from Early Learning, constantly changes direction as it whips around the garden. Great for giggles and improving coordination. burns 85 calories per hour (running).
If you give your children the chance to grow some vegetables not only will then get an early biology lesson but the digging of the holes will help them break a sweat too. burns 340 calories per hour.
Tenpin Bowling Set
They don’t need to step inside the nearest mall to have a bowling session. Install this Early Learning, Dhs147, buy in your back garden so they’re getting some fresh air too. burns 115 calories per hour.
Cheerobics is the latest workout to hit the fitness world. Your kids will have lots of fun practicing their cheers and cartwheels in the garden. burns 200 calories per hour.
An oldie but a goodie. This traditional game will have your mini-mes hop, skipping and jumping those calories away. burns 230 calories per hour.
Jumping on the spot burns calories and let’s face it, once you’ve let the kids run wild in a castle like this they’re going to be doing it for hours. burns 410 calories per hour.
This racket sport works out the arms, legs and core. Plus it’s something mum and dad can join in with too. burns 327 calories per hour.
Rounders not only improves hand-eye coordination, it introduces them to team sports. burns 365 calories per hour.
Pack a snorkel when you next hit the beach. It’s a great way for minimes to burn cals and explore the deep. burns 340 calories per hour.