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Stay cool with a week’s worth of easy, fun water activities! Your kids will love these easy ways to cool off with water.
Water playtime activities are always a favorite! And summertime makes them even more popular!
We’ve been having tons of fun at the pool and with our water guns. I decided that it might be fun to do a whole week of water fun with the kids!
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I’ve chosen some of our favorite activities to do in the summer to do this week, to get outside and enjoy the days when we can!
Monday: Water Gun Target
Set up cans on a table outside and shoot them with water guns to knock them down.
pop cans/tin cans
Find details: Easy Water Gun Target for a Hot Day
Tuesday: Pouring Water Practice
Practice pouring water from a pitcher into cups. Take it outside!
plastic or paper cups
Find details: Pouring Water Life Skill Activity
Wednesday: Colored Water Transfer
Have a water play day! Set out tubs of water with some scoops to transfer water back and forth. Add color to the water if you’d like.
tubs or buckets
food coloring (optional)
scoops, spoons, measuring cups, etc
Find details: Colored Water Transfer
Thursday: Wash Toys
Use a tub of soapy water to wash favorite toys.
tub or bucket
sponge or toothbrush
Find details: Washing Toys Water Activity
Friday: Painting with Water
Take a paintbrush and a tub of water outside and paint various surfaces! Watch what happens when the sun dries it away.
dish or tub
sidewalk, fence, driveway, porch, etc
Saturday: What Absorbs Water Experiment
Collect various objects of nature in a muffin tin. Pour water into each section to see what absorbs water and what doesn’t.
Find details: What Absorbs Water? Science Experiment
Sunday: Sprinkler Fun!
Have a fun summer!
What are your favorite water activities to do with your kids in the summer?
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