Summer is in full swing so let’s take a look at some of the outdoor activities you can get into with kids to keep them busy as well as enhance their learning…and have lots of fun, of course!
Games and Outdoor Crafts for Kids
Tree tapestry is a great weaving project to try out this summer. The final craft work can be used as a trap to catch fireflies, fairies, and other creatures. All you need to have is a ball of yarn and a Y-shaped branch. Read more.
How about creating a start leaf collection with leaves collected from the yard? This is not only fun, but also educational as kids get to learn and discover different types of leaves.
Egg Shell Paintings
Egg shell paintings are a fun activity that can result in some interesting artwork when done correctly. Read more.
Another fun and educational project is making a comprehensive cloud identifier and going out in the open to test it out as you learn more.
Coloring in Nature
Kids love drawing and painting, you can collect a variety of sticks and color them up to give them some appeal and liveliness. Read more.
How about painting several rocks with water paint and then using a water hose to wash away the paint as you cool off in the sun?
Most kids are usually fascinated by different bugs, why not go on a bug hunt and go on a learning expedition.
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