pipecleaners and strainer! (lots of good ideas for kids activities, homeschool, crafts) fine motor skill development


DIY :: game for kids :: Tape yarn across a hallway for a "laser obstacle course".-----except for I think this would be an awesome thing to do in a hallway!


DIY Summer Outdoor Activities For Kids & Adults. Great game for birthday parties or picnics. Cut shapes in a tarp & outline cut edges with duct tape.


20 Ways to Keep Toddlers Busy.this is an awesome list! I really like the paper towel tube on the wall and all the different pipe cleaner activities.


Diy Cardboard Slide ~When I was a kid, we did this! ***One improvement: make the cardboard about a foot narrower than the stair width, so that there is space for the kids to climb up on the stairs rather than the cardboard slide.


Just use painters tape to make the web and have the kids throw wads of paper at it to see if they can get it to stick.


Escape the volcano shape game - FREE printable giant shape board game with an action for each space you land on! Great for winter time if you're stuck inside all day!


17 Ways You Can Keep Your Kids Entertained Without Emptying Your Wallet - Dose - Your Daily Dose of Amazing


Microwave Ivory Soap Who knew.this is what happens when you microwave a bar of Ivory soap! [Then you can tear it up and mold into (colored) shapes]- this could potentially occupy my kids for hours


Really love this idea! Preschoolers can also continue to learn how to draw letters with this easy-to-make sugar-writing tray.


Marble Races with a cheap pool noodle (occupies the kids for hours.) Did this, but instead of cutting the pool noodle, the marble is small enough to fit inside the full noodle to roll down. Then can use the noodle for other things too!