I Can’t Believe Summer is Here! With The Kids Home and Out Of School, Are You Looking For fun Kid’s Summer Activities? These are Kid Tested and Mom Approved Activities for Hours Of Fun This Summer.
Here Are Some Amazing Options For FREE Summer Activities For Kids I’ve Found…….I Hope It Will Keep You Sane This Summer! 🙂
Build a sand castle.
Make a bird house out of Popsicle sticks.
Make a family cookbook with kids! Fun project to do as a family. Your kids will get excited to pick their favorite recipes for THEIR cookbook!
Break out your baseball gloves and start a game, sandlot style.
Make These Adorable Labels for your vegetable garden!
American Girl Doll Printables by Doll Diaries (If You LOVE reading American Girl during the summer. This site has some great printables.
Go to the Summer Fair and Win a Prize.
Make your own sandbox so you can build sandcastles right in your backyard!
Build a Treehouse….I will make a tree house so my kids can climb a tree, walk across a wooden bridge, and adventure to imagination in their club house.
Bike Games by Live Strong.
Take a free kid’s workshop at stores like Lowe’s, Home Depot or Pottery Barn.
Enjoy a nice, fattening, cold ice cream from the back of an ice cream truck.
Teach your kids how to knit with their fingers. It’s so easy – even I can do it!
Spend the day at the zoo.
Go to 7-eleven for a slurpee.
Keep Those Kids Busy This Summer With These DIY Little Einstein Puppets!
Free Online Camp Wonderopolis begins June 16th. Register now for free online summer camp adventure and explore the wonders of fun learning together!
Put on swimsuits and wash the van.
Indoor play places: Have a playdate at McDonald’s play place. Find an indoor bounce house facility. Head to an indoor trampoline place. Get in out of the heat and have some fun!
Visit on free entrance days in National Parks
Use cardboard boxes to create a dollhouse/playhouse
Try the Microsoft YouthSpark Summer Camp for older kids
Watch a parade.
See who can spit a watermelon seed farthest
Make Some Popsicle Cookies
Tin Can Stilts from Kaboose.
Make Some Marshmallow Shooters.
Make a Hula-Hoop Rug…..With a hula hoop or embroidery hoop for a loom, you and your kids can weave unwanted T-shirts into a rug!
Get Some Watermelon Carving Ideas from the National Watermelon Promotion Board.
Friendship Bracelets from wikiHow.
How about a Drive-In Movie night? Make a car for everyone out of a cardboard box….let them design the outside. Have your party inside or get a screen and show the movie outside. The concession stand will be open with lots of fun things to eat too. Head on over to Parties and Holidays to see how they planned this fun Drive In Movie Night.
Have FABULOUS Fun Making BIG Bubbles-Even one so large it can surround a child.
Jump rope – create a fun durable rope from marker lids.
Make snow cones with fresh fruit. No sugar or icky sweeteners necessary!
Tin Can Lantern For Those Camping Trips
Hope you and your kids have a wonderful Summer exploring and playing!
When you’re thoroughly worn out from all of this, send the kids to grandma’s and have a romantic weekend alone with your hubby, you deserve it!
HAVE A GREAT SUMMER!!
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