Summer To Do List

May 25,2023

As schools get out, some of you might wonder, how will I keep my kids entertained for the whole summer? Well, look no further! We have put together a "Summer to-do list" for you with ideas on how to keep your kiddos entertained, with most of these options being budget-friendly and outside! 

So enjoy the beautiful weather and time together with these fun and quirky summertime activities! You may even come up with a few of your own! 

Here are just a few ideas that we've come up with! 

  • Make lunch for your family 
  • Design a rainbow out of flower petals 
  • Hide bags from a Lego set for scavenger hunt 
  • Make a clay volcano and explode it 
  • Build your own slingshot 
  • Press flowers and leaves in book pages 
  • Ride a bike or scooter on a chalk path 
  • Decorate a “canoe” from a box and paddle through the yard 
  • Bake cupcakes or cookies 
  • Do a yoga video outside after dinner 
  • Have a tea party 
  • Make popsicles 
  • Make your own play dough 
  • Set up a sprinkler 
  • Cut up magazines and make a collage 
  • Learn some sign language 
  • Catch fireflies 
  • Take a book and snack and hide in the yard 

  • Have a campfire and s’mores 
  • Tie-dye shirts 
  • Paint a terracotta pot 
  • Pot a new plant
  • Grow sunflowers 
  • Make popcorn and stargaze 
  • Camp out on trampoline, deck, or backyard 
  • Cut grass with scissors 
  • Build an outdoor fort 
  • Make a summer journal or scrapbook 
  • Make an old fashion toy or doll 
  • Have a water balloon fight 
  • Bury treasure or a time capsule 
  • Collect and paint rocks or bricks 
  • Design and complete an obstacle course 
  • Make friendship bracelets 
  • Set up “summer camp day” at home 
  • Paint mini canvases and mail them to friends or family  



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