Child playing with video camera

Making Videos of the Grandchildren

Ideas for grandparents who hope to use videos in order to witness important events in their grandchildren’s lives, especially when they live too far away to make it practical to attend in person.

Tape recorder

Narrating Stories on Tape

Ideas for grandparents to share stories and “conversations” with their grandchildren, even when they live far from each other, by recording tapes for the children to play.

Grandparent taking a photograph

Photography

Ideas for grandparents in regards to photography. Includes tips on choosing a digital camera as well as for organising and finding creative uses for photos.

Keepsake Box

Keepsakes for Grandchildren

Ideas for grandparents who wish to choose keepsake gifts for their grandchildren. Offers specific suggestions for making these gifts special and memorable.

Family history

Family History Stories

Advice for grandparents who wish to share stories of their family’s history with their grandchildren, including ideas on keeping the kids interested and helping them to feel connected to their ancestors.

Old family photographs

Multi-Generational Photo Albums

A look at making multi-generational photo albums as a project for grandparents to do with their grandchildren. Includes tips on making the project fun and memorable.

Scrap Booking

Scrap Booking With Kids

Advice for grandparents who would like to make scrapbooks with their grandchildren, including ideas on supplies and for making the experience a fun and memorable one.

Memory Book

Creating a Memory Book

Ideas for grandparents who would like to work with their grandchildren to make memory books.