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Now this is a fun way to be the cool mom this summer! Activity jars of fun stuff to do with your kiddos!

19.) Balloon rockets teach a lesson, plus they are just fun.

A list of daily morning activities/tasks for the kids during summer break to keep their bodies and brains active and their house clean.

Bored Jar: if a kid complains of boredom they have to pick a slip & do the activity, good or bad. It might be going for ice cream, it might be cleaning their room. EXCELLENT IDEA.

Fun things to do/make during summer vacation

Summer fun checklist for the family...lots of great ideas.

Fun & Frugal Summer Activites for Kids. This will be fun for weekend parties or bbqs for kids

Summer Time Fun

Fun (8 activities for toddlers that won't cost you anything).

B-I-N-G-O Summer Charts

Many rainy/snow day fun ideas

This is so fun! And I would think kids would just go crazy for it!

"It's Hot!" Jar

Do everything without whining, complaining or arguing. Every one has their own jar. Start off the week with a set amount of quarters in each jar. If they are caught whining or complaining, they lose a quarter. At the end of the week, they get the money that remains. Better than allowance!!!

Summer Activity Jars- Is it even possible for kids to do chores with no whining?


Summer Fun: Backyard Activities For Kids

all for the boys

Summer Schedule. I like this idea.