Sponge Balls- Lee LOVED these last year, must make more this summer!

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Angry Birds in the back yard- FUN!

Have some fun outdoors this summer by making this super easy and cheap obstacle course using pool noodles from the dollar store and bbq skewers. Great for children who are learning to crawl or for older kids to practice ball skills.

water bombs

Painting party for kids..love this birthday party idea!

Sponge ball DIY. Soak them in water and let you kids have fun and cool down! Less messy than water balloons!

DIY: Giant Ice Cube Awesomeness - filled with plastic animals, dinos, and such.

My kids LOVE this! Make your own water hockey rink and play hockey on your knees.

Summertime/Backyard party. For the kids (and adults) to cool off. Cut a regular kitchen sponges length wise. Stack and tie with fishing line then soak, squish and drench! Luau water fight?

water party games

water fun ideas for summer

Fill water balloons with colored water then pop them in the play pool - Kids will be delighted to see the water change colors! A fun sensory experience as well as a lesson in color theory. I love summer!

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Water Blob- Summer Outdoor Fun...My kids had soooo much fun with this!!!!

Giant Bubbles with hoola hoops

DIY bubble dispenser

Puffy Paint 1 c. salt 1 c. flour 1 c. water a healthy squirt of food coloring or tempera paint.Put in squeeze bottles

Once the blob is sealed, add a little water on top for the kids to splash on and let the fun begin!