25 Water Activities for Kids – keep the kids busy this summer with these fun, silly and creative water activities!
Water Activities for Kids
Summer vacation is here! Keeping kids busy during the summer can sometimes be a challenge. I’m always looking for fun, inexpensive ideas to keep the kids entertained. This summer we have a lot of weekly themes planned liked Ocean week, Food/Cooking week, and nature week where we do an activity pertaining to that weeks theme every day. It’s something for the kids to look forward to and it keeps us busy. We’ll definitely share our crafts and activities with you guys over the next few weeks. In the meantime here are over 25 Creative Water Activities for Kids!
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DIY Water Activities
My kids love these water sponge bombs! Dip the sponge bombs into a pail of water and toss or squeeze for a refreshing cool down this summer.Use a pool noodle to make a marble run water slide via Mama Papa BubbaRainbow Science Experiment via Fun a DayWe love Bunch o Balloons! These water balloons take seconds to fill and are great for parties! Find these fun Water Balloons HERE.
Make a Squirt Gun Race Game over your swimming pool or backyard grass are with this easy tutorial via This Grandma is FunI’m pretty sure my kids would LOVE this DIY Dunk Bucket Game via The Happy Housewife could you imagine how fun it would be to hit the target and watch the water fall?My boys would love this PVC pipe water shooter! Learn how to make a pvc pipe water shooter via Frugal Fun 4 BoysWe just ordered this Dunk Hat Game to play this summer! Find it HERE
This jump rope game sounds awesome! Players have to hold a cup of water and jump 10 times, the player with the most water left wins! via ParentsMy daughter loves playing with these Water Beads! Find them HEREThis Water Balloon Pinata game is perfect for a backyard BBQ and summer parties via Makoodlea water table is a great way to keep younger kids busy over the summer – find it HEREThis Pool Noodle Water Wall is great for toddlers! Find out how to make a pool noodle water wall via Teaching MamaThis DIY Trike Car Wash is a fun way for kids to play outside when the temperatures warm up. via SF GateDIY Water Blasters Sprinkler via Mom EndeavorsWater pistol painting vis Messy Little MonsterDIY Rainbow Bubble Snake via Housing a ForestPoke holes in a 2 liter bottle to create a water bottle blaster connected to your water hose! via ParentsGrab some pool noodles from the dollar store to keep little ones busy with these Pool Noodle Boats! via Frogs Snails and Puppy Dog TailsMake colorful ice cubes and have kids race across the yard via ParentsI’ve always wanted to make a Water Blob! Find the DIY via Homemade ToastHow to make a Pool Noodle Sprinkler via Ziggity ZoomDIY Mini Water Blob filled with toys! via hello, wonderfulWater bottle target game via unknown source on PinterestPVC Pipe Sprinkler via Kreations Done By HandSwimming Pool Scrabble via Toddler ApprovedKiddie Pool Kickball (water games for teens) via Let’s Get TogetherPick up soap from the dollar store to make these Soap Boats via i heart naptimeColored Ice Play via Kids Activities BlogKiddie Car Wash via Mom Endeavors
25+ Creative Water Activities for Kids
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