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    Magnetic car activities!

    for a road trip

    DIY Magnetic Travel Activity Tray...great for the car with several sheets to play on. A cookie sheet underneath and magnets on the bottoms of toys. Possibilities are endless.

    TRAVEL GAME TIN Make your own travel game tin with scrapbook papers and homemade magnet game pieces. This travel game tin from Imaginisce works well for long car and airplane trips.

    homemade magnetic fishing game using mismatched socks.

    Fabulous roadtrip binders full of fun activities to give kids something to do in the car

    30 crafts & activities for boys

    Busy bag ideas

    $1.00 travel tray - a cookie sheet from the Dollar store makes a great hard surface on car trips

    Finger Twister Game - $4.99 // I bet you could easily make this for a simple party favor. Or for tables for guest to play with while waiting for food.

    I love this Portable LEGO Kit for Little Travellers - Great gift idea for birthdays or the holidays! Mama.Papa.Bubba.

    Homemade bath crayons? Here's just 1 of the hundreds of great ideas on this family website "A Magical Childhood"

    Car Trip Busy Box -great idea to use magnetic letters on metal lunch box

    Lots of ideas for surviving a long car trip with kids

    101 Toddler Activities -- look at this more later.

    Gather these simple materials together. Now you're always prepared for home, travel, grandparents, etc. No searching. 10+ activities for FUN!

    This is the most complete list of classic and contemporary car trip games and activities you'll find anywhere. It's all good fun to keep kids busy and happy in the car on a long trip.  Included are many free printable games from this website as well as products that readers have recommended over the years. Everything here has been road tested!

    Come Together Kids: 10 Crafts and Activities for Boys

    quiet time activities

    Boys car rug - this is SO great - I want this for my kids rooms! They would play with this for HOURS!!!!

    Travel Games