Independence Day Celebrations
cherries at a July Fourth celebration!
Make yarn dolls and
clothespin dolls for the
The Little Book of KNOTS
Here are some simple ways to have some summer fun.
Make a sandcastle,
even if you are not at the beach.
Run through lawn sprinklers, sit under a
sprinkler or misting system, swim, get a bunch of spray bottles and
spray one another with water. Water plants and get some water from the hose
on yourself. Put toys in a bucket of water and wash them. Play house and put
play dishes or doll clothes in a pan of water and get them clean. Blow
bubbles. Put some water in a bucket and use a big old paint brush to paint
water on the sidewalk.
around a campfire.
Watch them and set them free.
Keep track of the
state license plates
that you see on cars and try to collect a list of all 50 states before
the summer ends.
Kas Winters' book
has over 5,000 simple ideas like these.
Take a look.
The Ultimate Collection of
Ideas for Keeping Kids Busy
by Kas Winters
Over 5,000 ideas for tots through teens
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