Kid activities and kid crafts to keep the kiddos busy and having fun this Spring Break and Summer! These boredom busters can be made with things you may already have around the house and they are easy to make and fun to play with!
Let’s have some fun!
Make Star Crayons… I love the sparkle and tutorial by minieco.co.uk
Dye a bunch of rice and let the kids play with it, create art, instruments… and have endless hours of fun!
Tutorial over at momtastic.com
You can even make this Eye Spy bag with it! Instructions at Momtastic.
This play-dough is super softs and smells delicious!
3 Ingredient Easy Bubble Recipe by Red Ted Art
This is the perfect backyard activity for hours and hours of fun!
Click here to see how to make Glitter Slime!
Come on! You know it’s great when it has glitter!
This is the perfect craft… It is a toy, a magnet and a clip!
tutorial over at parents.com
I Spy Bottle!
Perfect for younger kids… so cute!
tutorial by pinkpistachio.com
Just three ingredients my friends… 3!
Make funny creatures with paper and clothespins.
tutorial by estefimachado.blogspot.com.br
This printable sewing card is ADORABLE.
It comes in two other models. You can laminate them and have the kids use them time after time.
Tutorial and Free Printable by minieco.co.uk
Make a Marshmallow Shooter at cometogetherkids.com
We used to make this when I was young and throw uncooked garbanzo beans… What were we thinking?
Kids love experiments!
Have them make Milk Art using food colorant, milk and soap.
tutorial by momtastic
Here is an activity that won’t break the bank.
Gather a bunch of Sticks from the backyard and have the kiddos create art with them.
I think they would look adorable inside of a jar for the kid’s room.
Tutorial by aestheticoutburst.blogspot.com
Come on… we have to do this one!
I am loving the idea of running around the yard throwing Cheetos in the air
and having cream shower caps to catch them!
Tutorial by parents.com.
I remember spending hours playing with boxes while I was little.
What about making a kitchen with the children?
Or a gas station?
Tutorials over at declutterorganizerepurpose.wordpress.com
Fun, colorful and affordable activities for Kids!
They will love you!
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OMG, sparkle alert, don’t tell my daughters. :p Oh wait, too late! Very cool ideas, thanks for posting. This is definitely “I’m bored” month in any household with kids.
Chris at themeaparty
Thank you very much!!! I love it all!!
I’ve actually done those lacing cards with a bunch of little peeps at my son’s 4th b’day party last year. It was fun, but any younger and it’s hard. Thanks for the links. 🙂
What a great compilation of activities! We’re definitely going to do at least a few of those ideas!
Thanks for sharing 🙂
loving those star crayons!
hope you can stop by when you have a free moment to take a peek at my giveaway:
have a beautiful day!
There is not a kid around who doesn’t like a cardboard box! Highlight of my summers when I was little was a neighbor getting something big and us kids getting the box. However, I’m thinking that the cheetos game could be a close second. Make sure to post a photo of yourself wearing that headgear!