Has the "I'm bored" whining started yet?? Here are 50 outdoor summer activities for your kids to check off! A bike obstacle course, a water balloon pinata and glow in the dark bowling sound like tons of fun to me! activities for kids, 50 outdoor, water balloons, summer activities, summer fun, game, outdoor summer, six sisters stuff, bean bags
50 fantastic summer activities for the kiddos! #summerfun
Teach your child how to tie shoes in 5 min....seriously cool way to tie shoes!!! (I didn't realise learning children to tie shoes was so stressful! We're nowhere near starting it yet but this sounds helpful when the time comes. Until then, go velcro!) fingers, magic finger, tying shoes, tie shoes, ties, children, parent, teach, kid
Teach your child how to tie shoes in 5 min
Teach a child to tie their shoes in less than 5 minutes
ALPHABET Scavenger Hunt ~ I've done this but used items from a 'treasure box' (a shoe box filled with random small treasures from home), & one by one they chose something, told me what sound it started with & found that letter to place it by. Worked a treat! school, alphabet hunt, scavenger hunts, game, backyard, summer fun, rainy day activities, kid, letter sounds
backyard alphabet hunt. Do this on a rainy day and change it to an indoor alphabet hunt- idea if we have a snow day!
Love this idea for teaching word families! Could also be used for reading stations. My Mom is a painter (by love and talent) so I know she'll help me out on creating these! Thanks for the idea Mary Lea! making words, word games, paint swatches, word family activities, word families, word work, paint samples, family games, first grade
love love love this idea!
Multiplying by nines trick - this is what I used to remember my nines.
This game is VERY simple but powerful for the kids because it helps them to make those connections that 5 pennies = 1 nickel, 2 nickels = 1 dime, etc...