25 Cool summer activities

Viewing 15 out of 25 projects

  1. Frog Pond Water Play

    Frog Pond Water Play

    Put a fun twist on water play this Summer with a DIY Frog Pond!

    Arts & Crafts Ideas

  2. Painting Nature

    Painting Nature

    A nature walk and some paint create the most beautiful treasures.

    Arts & Crafts Ideas

  3. Sandpaper Sand Castle

    Sandpaper Sand Castle

    My kids discovered sand paper and were intrigued. We had to find a use for it and a sand castle was perfect!

    Science Projects for Kids

  4. Summer Fun Watermelon Maracas

    Summer Fun Watermelon Maracas

    My children love to make shakers. We have made them with all kinds of materials and for all kinds of themes. As we begin to...

    Arts & Crafts Ideas

  5. Homemade Body Paint

    Homemade Body Paint

    Get creative, get messy, and have fun with homemade body paint!

    Arts & Crafts Ideas

  6. Painting on the Fence for Toddlers

    Painting on the Fence for Toddlers

    Head outside to do some painting with your toddler. It's fun for them and the clean up is easy for the grown-ups. Just hose off...

    Arts & Crafts Ideas

  7. Gelatine Fun!

    Gelatine Fun!

    Sensory fun activities are a favorite in our home. I love seeing these little hands explore, learn and discover all while relaxing their body and...

    Arts & Crafts Ideas

  8. The Frozen Alphabet

    The Frozen Alphabet

    Learn letters, explore, and play with "The Frozen Alphabet"! All you need to get started are letters and water.

    Arts & Crafts Ideas

  9. Spray Bottle & Watercolor

    Spray Bottle & Watercolor

    We've written about the joys of spray bottles on a summer day, and about painting with Koolaid. I decided to try to combine these two...

    Arts & Crafts Ideas

  10. Spray Bottle + Water = Fun!

    Spray Bottle + Water = Fun!

    We're going through a heat wave right now. Any excuse to get outside and get wet seems like a good idea to my kids. ...

    Arts & Crafts Ideas

  11. Color Mixing Sensory Table

    Color Mixing Sensory Table

    Explore colors with this water table sensory activity.

    Science Projects for Kids

  12. While away the days of summer.... with an Air Tent!

    While away the days of summer.... with an Air Tent!

    Take a vacation in your backyard, front yard or living room with a nifty hideaway made from two sheets and an electric fan.

    Arts & Crafts Ideas

  13. Lemonade Stand Sensory Play

    Lemonade Stand Sensory Play

    "Lemonade! Get your fresh lemonade!" Explore, pretend, and create with this Lemonade Stand Sensory Table.

    Science Projects for Kids

  14. Glitter Star Jars

    Glitter Star Jars

    These mason jars filled with glitter and glow-in-the-dark stars are fun to make. Sparkly by day and glowing at night, your child will enjoy this...

    Arts & Crafts Ideas

  15. Fun in a Mobile Mud Pit!

    Fun in a Mobile Mud Pit!

    Create all day fun for your kids with a mobile mud pit!

    Arts & Crafts Ideas

  1.  
  2.  
  3.