30 Ideas to Keep Your Kids Busy

victoria chart company reward charts blog - How To Teach Your Kids To Be ResponsibleIn many parts of the country, summer has started! This is a great time to connect with your child and have fun!

If you are looking for ideas of things to do , check out this list:

  1. Visit the beach and collect shells
  2. Make a fort inside with sheets and blankets
  3. Make a castle from cardboard boxes
  4. Go to the movies
  5. Arrange sleepovers
  6. Yard work together
  7. Give kids there own patch in the yard to plant flowers
  8. Visit a local farmer’s market
  9. Visit a local “pick your own” farm
  10. Visit the library
  11. Have a garage sale!
  12. Have a picnic at a state park
  13. Go to the beach and build sandcastles
  14. Get in the kitchen and make simple snacks to eat, such as pizzas
  15. Have a backyard campfire
  16. Sprinklers using pool noodles
  17. Get out on the bike trail
  18. Start a reading log
  19. Learn how to play Uno
  20. Learn how to sew
  21. Donate toys to a local hospital
  22. Visit an amusement park
  23. Get a part time job!
  24. Visit a nursing home
  25. Clean out closets
  26. Make your own hard-to-pop bubbles with 1 cup of distilled water, 2 tablespoons of Dawn dish soap and 1 tablespoon of glycerin
  27. Sharpie tie-dye shirts
  28. Make a movie using apps on an ipad or iphone
  29. Glow sticks game
  30. Keep a record using My Vacation Journal

Here are many things that will keep your kids busy. Can you think of more? Feel free to comment below. For more ideas visit our Summer Ideas for Kids on Pinterest too.

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