Put paint on papers with droppers then blow on it with straws.
Fun Kid Project LETTER STICKERS *Stick on letters! *Paint… right over the letters! (We used all of the colors of the rainbow at the same time in this one- with regular finger-paint…*Add another layer of colors and/or put on extra handprints or baby footprints... Wall Art, Sticks Letters, Kids Projects, Canvas Art, Canvas Painting With Kids, Kids Painting, Bible Verses, Scriptures Art, Art Projects
Stick letters & let the kid paint over them. Then peel the letters off!
Bashing baked cotton balls. A great way for kids that like to hammer and smash stuff to express that energy!
Pinner says "This kept my 2 year busy for an entire hour and my 4 year old busy for 2 hours! Drop vinegar tinted with food coloring onto a pan filled with baking soda. Sheer minutes of colorful fizzy fun!" Food Colors, Drop Vinegar, 2 Year Old, Vinegar Tinted, Food Coloring, Baking Sodas, Baking Fun, Year Business, Activities For 4 Year Old
Pinner says "This kept my 2 year busy for an entire hour and my 4 year old busy for 2 hours! Drop vinegar tinted with food coloring onto a pan filled with baking soda. Sheer minutes of colorful fizzy fun!"
Quick ideas for PLAYING with your kids. Simple fun when you're out of ideas and all are bored. Fantastic list of ideas! As if I actually need a list of ways to goof off with the kids :-) Fantastic Lists, Quick Ideas, Kids Stuff, Simple Fun, Kids Activities, Play Ideas, Plays Ideas, Things To Do, Fun Mom
Quick ideas for PLAYING with your kids. Simple fun when you're out of ideas and all are bored. Fantastic list of ideas!
18 get-off-the-couch games. I really like pretty much all of these ideas! fun!
Ice painting... this is awesome!
Monster Blow Painting
Playhouse in a hallway! I'm going to use this idea and adapt it to create a tent in front of the library for Summer Camp Read! Just using long tension poles, sewing pockets on the back of the green fabric for the rods, then opening the front of the "tent" and rolling it back to enter the library. Cool! I also bought astro turf for grass... Kitchens Chairs, Hallways, For Kids, Kids Stuff, Cute Ideas, Tents Kids, Playhouses, Tension Rods, Play Houses
Use tension rods to make a tent in the hallway for the kids, instead of dragging out all the kitchen chairs.
The cardboard queen! I saw the pirate ship on pinterest, but this is a newer link with great tutorial on working with cardboard and LOTS of ideas. Training Birthday Activities, Cardboard Signs, Street Signs, Parties Ideas, Cardboard Ideas, Training Parties, Belt Bags, Cardboard Fun, Cardboard Crafts
Super creative cardboard ideas
Marble Races with a cheap pool noodle (boys would be occupied for hours.)
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Dozens + Dozens of suggestions for 'Setting the Scene' for Dramatic Play!!
sorting, fine motorskills for boys
boredom buster -- sandpaper + yarn This would be awesome in the car too!
rubber band art splatter paint
Homemade sidewalk paints! :-) 2 tablespoons cornstarch 6-8 drops food coloring 4 tablespoons water Mix... Paint... Dry... Enjoy the art!!!
Bottle caps, glue on foam stickers. Instant stamps. What a great idea!