Family Activity List
Indoor Obstacle Courses for Kids.
Obstacle courses don’t need to be super elaborate (though they definitely can be if you want). Sometimes simpler is better when you’re entertaining little kids.
Get the kids to help decorate.
Hand paint Radiators.
Let your Kids shampoo and brush your hair.
Have a duvet, sofa, cinema day.
Have an Indoor Scavenger Hunt.
Who says you have to be outdoors to have a fun scavenger hunt? Try a lego, puzzle piece or color chip hunt for hours of active fun on your next rainy day.
Singing in the shower.
Play soldiers at the local heath.
Let your kids impersonate you.
Paint Rocks & Stones.
Try Your Hand At Juggling.
For some circus fun, why not let your kids try juggling! This is a great way to keep them active while also working on development of motor skills.
A picnic in the park.
Camp in the back garden.
Make PVC Pipe Water Shooters.
If your kids love to build and create, they will love this activity! It does require a few more supplies than the other activities listed here, but is a great interactive activity to keep your kiddos entertained.
Have a Water Balloon Toss.
Recycle milk jugs for an old-fashioned water balloon toss! This will keep your kids busy and cool even on the hottest summer days.
Have a book day.
Create a DIY Waterslide.
A cheap alternative to a day at the waterpark a water slide in your backyard! All you will need is a large tarp and a hose.
Start a Game of Water Jump Rope.
Water jump rope is a super easy way to keep your kids entertained on a hot day!
Go On A Backyard Bug Hunt.
Teach your kids about the different types of bugs and get them out of the house with this easy checklist!
Preserve Nature Discoveries with A Collage.
Have your children collect their favorite flowers and foliage from your yard to create a lovely nature craft collage. This activity is the perfect combination of nature exploration and art!
Have Some Fun With Playdough Nature Prints.
This is another artistic way to explore nature with your children! Simply have them collect items as they explore nature and save those memories by imprinting them in playdough!
Plant Grass Seed
in Eggs for an Adorable Gardening Lesson. Help your kids discover their green thumb with this adorable gardening project. All you need is egg shells, dirt, and your seeds of choice!
Get Messy With Mud Paint.
We love this fun and messy mud paint recipe that will keep your children entertained and out of the house all afternoon!
Host A Nature Scavenger Hunt.
Keep your kids entertained for hours with a fun and educational outdoor scavenger hunt!
Create An Outdoor Fairy Garden.
Let your children explore nature and learn about gardening by building an adorable fairy garden in your backyard!
Make DIY Bird Feeders.
This an easy way to help your children explore nature and learn about the bird populations in your area. All you need is a toilet paper roll, bird seed, peanut butter, and VOILA, you have bird feeders