Do it yourself summer camp - a list of daily morning activities/tasks for the kids during summer break to keep their bodies and brains active and their house clean. this is awesome, a great way to organize all the different ideas I have that I get overwhelmed with. Must Do!!!
"Technology Tickets". Each Sunday give the kids 10 tickets. Each ticket = 30 minutes of t.v., game system, computer, etc. Tickets can be used consecutively, but when they are out they are out for the week.
make your summer count with kids at home. I like the freedom of summer and not running from one thing to the next for a schedule, BUT this summer I am going to try to plan things for certain days like library day, zoo day, pool day, etc.
- a list of daily morning activities/tasks for the kids during summer break to keep their bodies and brains active and their house clean. At the end of the week they earned 25 cents for each task completed. The afternoons were for outings, water play, playing with friends, trips to the library, etc.