More ideas from R
The kids will love this!

Come Together Kids: Mini Marshmallow Shooters (or Pom Pom Poppers) put a balloon over the top half of a stiff plastic cup, with the bottom of the cup removed. Pull of the balloon tie with the pompom inside, and POP!

Build a Simple Shadow Puppet Theater via Inner Child Fun

Build a Simple Shadow Puppet Theater EASY shadow puppets -- great for when the power goes out! What are your favorite open-ended play ideas for the kids? the-parent-water-cooler

Grow carrots in a 2 liter soda bottle. I love this idea, so the kids can see what is happening!!

Grow carrots in a 2 liter soda bottle. Great idea for kids. They could watch the roots & tops grow at the same time. Need to do this with Gracie

Lego board game, the winner is whoever has the tallest tower at the end of the game.

math centers or Indoor recess: Lego board game! See who can get to the end and build the highest tower. :} Have them add/subtract the lego pieces!

Sound memory. Instead of flipping a card you shake the eggs (the yellow capsules from e.g. Kinder eggs filled with dried peas, pearls etc) to find pairs

Instead of flipping a card you shake the eggs (the yellow capsules from e. Kinder eggs filled with dried peas, pearls etc) to find pairs. I wish kinder eggs were easy to find here! COULD MAKE WITH PLASTIC EGGS.

Weaving on straws! To make bracelets, headbands, scarves, belts etc.

DIY Weaving with Drinking Straws. *For another tutorial go to Dollar Store Crafts here or the best and easiest way to learn this is to watch the video at Kid at Art here.