If you’re looking for a fuss-free way to keep your kids entertained, simply continue reading to discover a few helpful tricks. That will ensure that your kids don’t complain about being bored, whenever you have a bit of free time to kill!
How to keep your kids entertained: 6 Clever tips
1. Give your kids a fun coloring book to color in
Can you remember spending hours coloring in your favorite coloring in books as a kid and agonizing over what colors to use? If you fondly recall using coloring in books as a kid and are looking for an activity which will lure your kids away from your smartphone and tablet, it’s well purchasing a cute animal coloring book. To give to your kids when they look bored.
Giving your kids an animal-themed coloring book is always a great idea as all kids love animals and if you have multiple kids, they’re likely to enjoy coloring in an animal-themed coloring in book together. While if you purchase a princess themed coloring in book, not all of your kids may be into princesses!
2. Treasure hunt
Why not encourage your kids to draw treasure maps for each other to follow? If you like this particular idea you may want to encourage your kids to make treasure for each other such as cardboard crowns, to hide at the end of their treasure hunts. Alternatively, if it’s been a while since your kids had chocolate you may want to treat them by allowing them to hide gold chocolate coins, where x marks the spot.
3. Water gun or water balloon fights
In the summertime, you may want to start a water gun or water balloon fight in your back yard. Just be sure to set some ground rules such as no water fights inside your home. Not only are water gun and water balloons plenty of fun but they are also a great way to help your whole family cool down during the hot summer months.
4. Try out a simple baking recipe with your kids
Your kids are never too young to help you out in the kitchen. If your kids have a sweet tooth you may want to try creating a simple recipe together such as a chocolate chip cookies. While you may want to take care of any hard tasks, that are more suited to an adult, your kids will love using their favorite cookie cutters to create cute cookie shapes.
5. Purchase a few fun board games
It’s well worth purchasing a few classic board games which you’ll be able to play together, examples of which include Battleship, Monopoly, and Candyland. All of which are appropriate for kids.
6. Read books to your children
Most children love being read to, no matter how old they get!
So if you’re looking for a few interesting ways to keep your kids happy and entertained, it’s well worth following the six activity suggestions listed above. All of which are bound to keep your kids thoroughly entertained.