It's cold and everybody is busy and we still have lessons to learn in school. Make sure you are practicing some of the basics over the break so you don't forget!
Multiplication facts. Signt words. Social studies current events. Scientific observations.
Visit the Chicago Public Library. Visit their website! There is so much good information and so many wonderful resources. As long as you're out, take advantage of some of Chicago's museums. Passes can be checked out at the library.
Eat healthy snacks and take walks to get exercise. The Chicago Park District has classes and activities. Some of the Field Houses are hidden gems.