As hurricane Sandy travels across the east coastline many are bored at home or in a shelter, waiting out the storm. Most homes are out of electricity making it difficult to play an electronic game, to get online or watch TV.
The best fun things to do is play a board game, sing, hop scotch in a garage or any spacious area inside a protected building. With much down time allows the children to become bored and restless. So make it fun by entertaining them with many different fun things.
Always keep a flashlight, radio and extra batteries for operating. Water, snacks, pillows, blanket, sheet and many other important and necessary things to ride out the storm.
For the most part during a hurricane storm it can be boring being in one place for quite sometime, but with all the necessary essentials it's possible to make it fun for all involved.