Magnetic Marble Mazes
Looking for a cool magnet activity for kids? Try these magnetic marble mazes. This printable marble game uses magnets to make it educational and fun!
Make a Ball Maze Hand-Eye Coordination Game - Frugal Fun For Boys and Girls
Turn a cardboard box into a fun ball maze! This is a great hand-eye coordination game for kids, as well as an awesome boredom buster since you probably have all these materials on hand. This game is similar to our cardboard box labyrinth, but with a lower frustration level for young kids. Preschoolers will enjoy […]
Build a Water Balloon Launcher that the Whole Family will LOVE! - Frugal Fun For Boys and Girls
Build a simple water balloon launcher than sends balloons flying 300 ft.! This is a one man launcher that kids of all ages can easily shoot.
Turn a Cardboard Box into an Epic Marble Run - Frugal Fun For Boys and Girls
Use cardboard, craft sticks, and hot glue to create an epic marble run! The marbles land in paper cups at the bottom of the track. This is a fantastic engineering challenge for kids. How should we position the sticks? Which path will the marbles take? How many will land in each cup? As always, make […]
I'm Bored BINGO Chart for Kids - This Reading Mama
“I’m bored.” It’s the phrase that, if you have school-aged kids, you’re bound to hear during the summer months of no school and little schedule. My response to this phrase is usually, “You could mop the floor,” or “You could do the dishes.” But I thought that this summer, I’d be a little more creative in ... Read More about I’m Bored BINGO Chart for Kids
Word Building Activity Travel Kit
This Word Building Activity Travel Kit is a creative way to entertain the kids on long car rides, while adding in some hands-on learning.
Action Dice - Playdough To Plato
Free Action Dice! What a fun way to get kids moving. Perfect rainy day activity or brain break idea.
Balloon Tennis Gross Motor Play Activity
Are you stuck inside? Too rainy, too hot, too snowy? Kids still need to get the wiggles out and a stuck indoors day can mean a ton of unused energy. If your kids seem like they are climbing the walls, then try this easy and cheap balloon tennis game. I always make sure I have balloons on hand for indoor gross motor play. EASY INDOOR BALLOON TENNIS GAME! This balloon tennis game couldn't be any simpler, but it is loads of fun. Just take a look at my son in the photos below. Make sure to pick…
On-the-go, Open-ended Play Activities · Pint-sized Treasures
On-the-go, open-ended play ideas will keep your kids busy and happy on your travels!
How to Make a Cardboard Box Marble Labyrinth Game - Frugal Fun For Boys and Girls
Engineering Activity for Kids – Build a Cardboard Box Marble Labyrinth! Oh my goodness. You have to try this project! This cardboard box marble labyrinth game is simple to put together, and my kids have been fighting over turns on it. In a good way, though. It has been a huge hit! This post contains […]
Free printable Travel Games and Activities | Money Saving Mom®
Have a road trip planned for this summer? Download free printable Travel Games from Free Puzzles. Find more free printable travel games. Some of the Busy Bag ideas might work well as travel activities, too. Related: How to Have a Successful Road Trip With Young Children
12 DIY Quiet Busy Games for Kids in the Car
Looking for ways to quietly entertain the kids on long road-trips? Look no further than this great collection of 12 independent road-trip activities that you can make yourself at home. This post is sponsored by GT Radial Tyres and Nuffnang. We spend a lot of time in the car. Usually just driving short distances between locations like school, the shops, friend's houses and home. Now that we have a caravan though, our road trips are becoming more frequent and the time we are spending in the…