The end of summer is rough, especially once all of the vacations and camps are done. If the kiddos are starting to wear your nerves then check out these easy kids crafts and activities to end summer with!
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This summer feels like a snowball rolling down a mountain. All 3 kiddos are starting school this year and my oldest got into an advanced math class. That means our schedules are loaded up with meetings, appointments, and meet the teacher nights (which fall on multiple days now). It’s total chaos.
To try to take some of the pressure off, I’m trying to keep the kiddos entertained. That’s where these easy kids crafts and activities come into play. If you’re feeling the pressure of the school year (or simply the stress of summer break) whip out some of these for your kiddos.
Cute DIY Felt Rainbow Cloud Pen Topper (Because She Saved)
This super cute craft does double duty. It’s fun to make and can totally be put in the pencil box for the upcoming school year.
Homemade Bubble Recipe for Kids (Crystal & Co.)
Who doesn’t love playing with bubbles! Now you can make your own at home with this recipe. Mix it up and grab your bubble wands for some easy summer fun.
Rainbow Sparkle Layered Soap Recipe (3 Boys and a Dog)
Get kiddos excited about washing their hands with some glittery soap! It’s easy to make (with mom’s help) and so pretty!
DIY Sand Bucket Kids (Tee Diddly Dee)
How freaking cute are these sand bucket creations? This would be a great new addition to your summer mantle or shelves for the season.
Indoor & Outdoor Scavenger Hunt (The Scrap Shoppe)
Let the kiddos enjoy a fun activity, rain or shine, with these free printable scavenger hunts! I love the sensory items on the indoor list. So much fun!
DIY Beaded Pipe Cleaner Bracelets (DIY Adulation)
The best thing about these bracelets is how long it entertains the kiddos! Seriously, set out the materials and let them go nuts creating. Plus they look super cute with their arms loaded up with homemade bracelets.
Easy Pinwheel Craft for Kids (Cookies, Coffee, and Crafts)
Let your kiddos create their own toys with this super fun craft. The best part is definitely the decorating!
Easy Glitter Slime Recipe without Borax (Blessed Simplicity)
Your kids will love you forever (or until the next snack you deny them) when you whip up a batch of this super easy and glittery slime for them to play with.
Unicorn Bingo Free Printable (Tinsel Box)
Have a unicorn lover in your family? Surprise them with this fun bingo game printable!
Glow in the Dark Water Balloons (The Scrap Shoppe)
If it’s been crazy hot where you live right now, you’ll love cooling down at night with an epic glow in the dark water balloon fight. This tutorial makes it easy to load up those balloons!
Simple Paper Butterfly for Preschoolers (Craftify My Love)
Grab the kiddos and some colorful paper to make these adorable paper butterflies! It’s the perfect craft for preschoolers to enjoy with big brother or big sister while you finally tackle that mountain of laundry on the couch.
Roll of the Dice Ice Cream Color by Number (DIY Adulation)
When you’re in a pinch and need a fun activity for the kiddos quickly, these printables are perfect! Print them out and find some dice to let the kids create crazy colored pictures again and again.
Don’t let the stress of summer break get you down. Pull out one of these easy kids crafts and activities to end summer with while you knock out some of those items on your to-do list!
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