This is a wonderful time to turn Olympic moments into teachable moments with your children. The Olympics are such an an exciting time for country men and women. As a parent, I want to share the joy of the Olympics with my children and get them as excited as I am.
Check out the Netflix recommendations for the 2014 Winter Olympic Games. As the United States strive for gold medals, this is the best time to teach our children about inspiration, teamwork and competition.
Get Ready for Gold with These 15 Titles Available on Netflix NOW
For Your Big Kids:
|1. The Short Game
2. The Kid
3. The Pistol
4. A Mile in His Shoes
5. Winning Favor
|6. The Mighty Macs
7. Like Mike 2: Streetball
8. Air Bud: World Pup
9. Air Bud: Seventh Inning Fetch
10. Air Bud Spikes Back
For Your Littles:
Gold, Silver and Bronze Medals Crafts
Award the winners of your own backyard competitions with these easy to make, oven-baked clay medals that can be used again and again. Click here to learn how to make your own.
To make this month's conversation a little sweeter, whip up a few of these sports-themed mini cakes made with whole wheat, mashed bananas, and fresh orange juice. Click here to learn how to make your own.
We can't forget moms and dads, so for all the moms, dads and older teens, be sure to watch The Fabulous Ice Age, a new documentary available only on Netflix that tells the never-before-told history of everyone's favorite Olympic event, figure skating.
Disclosure: This post is part of my involvement as a Netflix #StreamTeam Member. All opinions are my own. #NetflixKids