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7. Go on a rainy day nature hunt. A rainy day can present a whole new environment for kids to explore. Grab your umbrellas, rain boots and magnifying glass to discover the changing environment.

Perhaps ask the kids what certain animals would do on a rainy day and challenge them to think where they would be found. Catch Frogs and Fish. Rainy days are perfect for fishing and frog-catching if you have access to a pond, stream, or lake.

If not, take a walk on a paved sidewalk or trail and keep an eye out for stranded earthworms. Most kids love gently “rescuing” a worm from the pavement and returning it to the grass or dirt. Leapfrog to the puddles.

For those who really want to enjoy the splashing, try to jump from puddle to puddle! This might only work on really rainy days, but it’s kind of fun pretending the ground is lava and the puddles are safety. 25 Rainy Day Activities for Kids. 1. Have a rain parade.

Put on your best boots, grab an umbrella, and march out in the rain singing your favorite songs. 2. Have a splashing contest. Find the perfect puddle and see who can jump in and make the biggest splash. 3.

Play with Water Toys in Puddles. Get the kids outside playing in the rain with some of their favorite pool or bath toys. Bath toys are fun for kids to play with in puddles outside on a rainy day.

My daughter has an aquabot fish that she. 20 Amazing Indoor Activities for Kids’ Rainy-Day Fun. Cabin fever, be gone! By Marisa LaScala. Mar 13, 2020 Getty Images.

Not to fear the sixty-five indoor activities for kids listed below are the perfect remedy to a snowy or rainy day. They generally use common materials found in most family homes and kids ages 6+ should be able to do the majority of these activities independently with little or no help from you. Rainy day activities don’t need to involve time, equipment or ‘new’ things – sometimes something simple is just what the kids need. Build a den out of the sofa cushions, chairs, clothes rack with a blanket draped over or create a fort out of a big cardboard box with packing tape to hold the sides together. #4. For most families, a rainy day means being cooped up inside, quiet activities like watching movies, playing video games, making puzzles, or reading a book.

But just because it’s wet outside doesn’t mean you have to spend your day indoors. With some creativity, you can turn a little rain into a lot of fun. Staying Active on Rainy Days.

Invite opportunities for role play by adding different sized, shaped and textured sponges to the outdoor area on a rainy day along with a few buckets and squeegees and ask the children to become window cleaners while it rains on the windows! This also works well as a car and bike wash activity. 10.

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Play materials that are preferred for this age group include water (supervised tub play), sand, clay, crayons, puzzle boxes, wheeled vehicles, reading storybooks by adults.

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Blowing bubbles is a good outdoor activity, as well as any kind of materials inside a play table or small tub (e.g., rice, sand, water, mud, mashed potatoes).

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There are games of balance, games in the trees, water play, spinning games using fruits, games using slingshots and bows and arrows, games building with sand and mud, and social games similar to hide and seek.

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As they develop into the preschool years, they need playgrounds that provide exercise areas, such as climbers and swings; make-believe or dramatic play areas, such as wheeled vehicles, cars, boats, and play houses; and areas for constructing, stacking, and digging that include tools, dirt, water, and sand.

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Rain or shine, young children want to play outside.

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Invite children to add their own pictures that show different types of weather.

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I know some outdoor activities my child likes (playing on swings, walking, etc.).

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Take one or more kids outdoors into the backyard, schoolyard, or park, and guide them to find some bit of nature they’re interested in.

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For a change of place, head for a park or playground in pleasant weather, or a childfriendly museum or indoor play gym on a rainy day.

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A paved plaza surrounded by sensory and habitat gardens provides a gathering area for mothers picking up and dropping off their children and accommodates school celebrations and recreation such as tricycling, court sports, and jump rope.

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  • Emily, great ideas, thank you for sharing! your hair looks great, where do you do your hair? I am in desperate need for a hairstylist. Let me know if you have one to recommend.

  • We save up empty plastics and cardboard and delivery boxes then we spend the afternoon making anything from swords to car ramps to full on dolls house and even boats and box trolls! Xx