"What are we doing today?" This is probably the most frequently asked question of elementary school-aged children on weekends, holidays and vacations. At this age, children are particularly curious, enterprising and up for any leisure time fun with their parents. On the Familienportal.NRW you will find tips and ideas for joint activities that won't break the bank. If you are wondering how you can ensure reliable care for your child during the school vacations, the article on vacation care presents some alternatives for the vacation period in more detail.