Play games using Skype

There are numerous games you can play with your children even when you are far away, thanks to Skype and similar communication technology. Here are a few suggestions:

  • Charades
  • Scissors, Paper, Rock
  • Simon Says
  • Questions Only (Anything anyone says must be framed as a question)
  • I Spy (Select something in the other person’s background)

Tips:

If you are new to FIFO work or lots of travel

Allow time for you and the family to adapt to the new routine.

Tips:

The value of everyday moments

Your kids will not always want to spend time with you when you have planned. Be open to conversations at any time.