With all of the electronics and technology available, it can be sometimes hard to get the kids out of their rooms and away from their electronics for good old fashioned fun. If you’re looking for some fun ideas to help your kids learn and have fun, check out these 10 fun activities.
1. Laser Obstacle Course
Set up a fun security laser obstacle course in a hallway using string, yarn or crepe paper and let the fun commence! Idea from My Home Life Mag.
2. Nerf Gun Targets
If your boys play with Nerf guns or rubber band guns, set up swinging targets for practice. If you’re really brave, you could even set them up all around the room for a full-fledged shooting range–just be sure to remove all breakable objects first! This idea is from Frugal Fun 4 Boys.
3. Marble Racing
4. Burlap Sewing
5. Sugar Tray Letters
6. Balloon Rockets
Race balloon rockets and teach kids about physics at the same time! Idea taken from discover explore learn
7. Indoor Camping
If it’s too cold outside to camp, why not set up your tent inside and serve some chocolate chip cookie s’mores and scary ghost tales? Everything is better inside a tent!
8. Tape Race Tracks
Put painter’s tape on the floor to create roads for your kid’s toy cars and let the imagination begin!
9. Homemade Moon Sand
This recipe for moon sand is edible and tons of fun for a dreary day indoors! Get the recipe here.
10. Balloon Pong
There are tons of things that you can do with balloons, but this version of ping pong is my favorite and great for older kids.