Free Printable Zoo Scavenger Hunt!
Active outside games
How to Paint Cabinets or Furniture... using liquid sandpaper.... - cuts out the sanding step...need to research liquid sandpaper...don't know about this yet
Sidewalk Simon. Draw with chalk. Kid stands in center. You name one color (red!), kid jumps to that color (red!) then back into the center. Then you say the same color and add one new one (red, yellow!), and child jumps accordingly (red to yellow then back to center). Fun!
break glowsticks in the bottles for lawn bowling at night
Bubble wrap travel game. This is pretty much brilliant...wonder if they could resist popping things early.
Summer Activity. 1/4" Mt Dew in bottle, add tiny bit of baking soda and 3 capfuls of hydrogen peroxide. Shake and it glows. Pour on sidewalk to "paint"...Who knew!
Summer Planning: Mom puts together lists under five different categories - Oh the Food we will Eat, Oh the Service that can be Done, Oh the Places we will Go, Oh the Crafts we will Make, and Oh the Activities we will Do; every Sunday, as a family, they plan out the week w/activities from the lists.