1- This list of FREE summer activities ranges from where to find free ice cream to what you can do in your own back yard.
2- Make this INVENTION BOX with things that you find around the house.
4- This is a great way to keep your kids busy on a hot summer afternoon: Personalized coloring sheets from Beauty through Imperfection.
7- Here is a cute way to work on word families with this wet chalk activity from ThePreschooltoolboxblog:
8- You can turn cars into a math lesson with these free printables from Living Montessori Now :
9- Hand Made Kid Art has a fun math idea using a balloon and two “hand made” paddles.
10- Have fun at home with these ideas from Alison at Pint-sized Treasures
13- Let them paint with kool-aid
14- Make Ghost Mud like Jackie at Happy Hooligans:
15- Or you can make Kid Activities Blog glop
16- Take the kids outside for these fun ideas from Jornie.com
WATER AND ICE PLAY:
17- Throw a splash party – cute idea from Jornie.com
18- Here is a fun way to hear how ice sounds in difference containers from Lemon Lime Adventures:
22- Let your toddler “paint” the ground with water…
I hope that you are inspired to have fun without spending a dime!
PS- See my YOU CAN BE A STAY AT HOME MOM ON ONE INCOME book for more money-saving ideas!
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