Need to jump on a video conference call or compose that all-important email, but the kids are the peak of their energy levels, whizzing around the house at maximum sound levels? You’ve probably found yourself in this predicament more times than you can count while working from home. We’re here to help with these tips that will keep them entertained while you work.

 

While buying essentials for your family, or paying your RCS account in-store, use your RCS Store Card to purchase what you need to keep your kids entertained.

 

Remember that you can pay your RCS Account at any Makro, Game, Shoprite, Checkers, or Pick n Pay. Keep your EasyPay number at hand in order to make your payment. You can also pay and manage your account via the free RCS App.

 

 

1. GET THEIR CREATIVE JUICES GOING

Bring out some old magazines and some glue and let them tear away colourful images to create collages. Let their imagination run free or give them themes that will keep them busy, busy, busy.

GET IT: Bostik Glue Stick 25g, R26.99, Checkers

 

 

2. SCAVENGER HUNT

Hide toys or healthy treats around the house for them to try fun as a fun scavenger hunt.

GET IT: Oh My Goodness! Cocoa & Coconut Snack Bar 20g, R5.99, Checkers

 

 

3. ROCK PAINTING FUN

Get a kids’ water paint set and have them find smooth rocks in the garden that they can paint there most impressive imagery characters.

GET IT: Earth Acrylic Set, R127, Builders

 

 

4. LET THEM EXPLORE THE GARDEN

If you have access to a garden, let me set off to explore nature armed with a fun garden toolset. 

GET IT: Tramontina 8 Piece Garden Tool Set, R49, Builders

 

 

5. PUT THEIR FAVOURITE MOVIES ON RE-RUN

From Disney tales to fun musicals, rent their favourite movies with an iTunes or Google Play store vouchers.

 

GET IT: Assorted app store vouchers, assorted prices, Pick n Pay

 

MANAGE YOUR ACCOUNT AS THEY HAVE FUN

With a little time on your hands, you can manage your accounts using the RCS Self-service platform. Visit the self-service portal here or download the RCS Store Card App (available for download at selected App Stores).