Activities for Kids
Here you will find a variety of activities for kids of all ages- from babies up to teens. These activities include art projects, kids crafts, sensory play ideas and more. Check out our Learning Activities too!
Toddler & Preschool Activities:
Fine Motor Activites
Slime & Dough Recipes:
Is Halloween one of your kids’ favorite times of the year? Here are 31 fun Halloween Activities for kids (and the whole family) to enjoy all through October!
Do you need some fun STEM activities for kids? Here are 7 baking soda and vinegar STEM activities to help teach kids about chemistry and chemical reactions!
Are you looking for an exciting STEM activity for kids? Make exploding baking soda and vinegar bags to teach chemistry to young kids!
Are you looking for a fun & educational outdoor activity for kids? Make a baking soda and vinegar sensory play tub that will keep them engaged for hours!
Are you looking for a fun, outdoor STEM activity for the kids? Try making these fizzing baking soda dinosaur eggs- and hatch them out with vinegar!
Are you looking for a fun STEAM activity to do with the kids? Try making baking soda paints to combine science and art into a fun activity for all ages!
Are you looking for a quick and easy craft for kids? Try making this simple coffee filter butterfly- with only a couple supplies and virtually no mess!
Do you have a preschooler learning his letters and their sounds? Make this letter B butterfly craft to help identify the letter B and teach the letter b sound!
Looking for a fun and simple craft for preschoolers? Make this toilet paper roll butterfly craft with coffee filter wings. Great for learning about butterflies!
Are you looking for a simple craft to do with your kids? Try making this easy paper bag bee puppet. Great for preschoolers or a unit study on bees or insects!
Are you looking for a simple craft to do with your kids? Try making this easy toilet paper roll bee craft. Great for preschoolers or a unit study on bees!
Looking for an easy clay recipe that dries hard? This 3 ingredient cornstarch and salt clay recipe is great for sculpting and dries at room temperature!
Want to help your child learn more about colors? Try this simple, hands-on color mixing activity to teach about primary and secondary colors!
Are you looking for some fun Valentine’s crafts to do with your kids? Try one of these 6 adorable, heart-shaped animal Valentine’s!
Want to make a fun valentine’s crafts with your kids? Learn how to make this heart shaped frog craft with your kids for Valentine’s Day fun!
Want to make a fun valentine’s crafts with your kids? Learn how to make this heart shaped panda craft- a great kid’s activity to celebrate Valentine’s day!
Want to make a fun valentine’s crafts with your kids? Learn how to make this heart shaped fox valentine craft- great for giving away on Valentine’s Day!
Want to make a fun valentine’s crafts with your kids? Learn how to make this heart shaped dog valentine craft that is quick and easy for toddlers to make!
Want to make a fun valentine’s crafts with your kids? Learn how to make this heart shaped pig valentine craft to give away on Valentine’s day!
Want to make a fun valentine’s crafts with your kids? Learn how to make this heart shaped cat valentine craft to give away or display for Valentine’s Day!
Is your toddler reaching his developmental milestones? Here are some gross motor activities for toddlers to help them build strong muscles and coordination!
Are you looking for a fun craft to help teach the colors of the rainbow? Try this tissue paper rainbow craft to teach colors and gain fine motor skills!
Are you looking for a homemade air dry clay recipe? This is it! It’s an easy 3 ingredient air dry modeling clay that dries hard at room temperature!
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Simple modifications on games using sidewalk chalk make these 11 fun sidewalk chalk games and activities! Get your kids outside and enjoy some family fun together!
Do your kids love ladybugs? Help them learn and explore this amazing insect with these 14 fun ladybug crafts for preschooler and toddlers!
Do your kids love counting down to Christmas day? Check out these Christmas countdown activities to make each day special this holiday season.
Make the countdown to Christmas more fun and exciting with these 9 advent calendar ideas that your kids will love! Do one or do them all for a magical Christmas season.
Do your kids love Halloween, monsters, and spiders! Try one of these 7 cool spider web crafts with your kids for some good spidery-fun!
Learn how to make candy corn slime for a fun sensory experience this fall or Halloween. Great activity for toddlers, preschooler, and big kids too!
Do your kids love things that glow in the dark? Try one of these 11 glow in the dark activities for tons of dark and nighttime fun!
Bring winter indoors for your kids with this fun snow sensory bin. This simple sensory activity will provide hours of good, free fun!
Pumpkin spice your slime with this pumpkin pie slime recipe for a fun, fall, and sensory twist on your favorite slime recipes!
Have fun teaching your kids chemistry with this hands-on science activity! Learn how to make dancing popcorn (and the science behind it!)
What makes slime even better? Make it glow in the dark! Learn how to make glow in the dark slime at home for tons of fun and sensory play!
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Make math fun this Valentine’s day by bring some candy hearts into your lessons! Here are 7 candy heart activities to help math be more fun for young kids!
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Help your toddler build fine motor skills with this fun fall activity! All you need is a pumpkin, hammer, and some nails!
Are you looking for some fall fun for your kids? Try out one of these 9 pumpkin sensory activities that your kids will love this season!
Take a front seat in your child’s learning with these 13 screen-free learning activities to do with your toddler or preschooler to help them learn all the skills they need!
Sensory play doesn’t have to be messy! Learn how to make sensory bags and find out about all the sensory bag fillers you can add to your bags for mess free fun!
Kids love slime? Try making this super easy, 3 color, FIRE slime- it’s a simple slime recipe that kids can make on their own and learn a little science along the way!
Sensory activities help your child learn about the world around them. Engage and stimulate your baby’s senses with these 9 sensory bags for babies (and older kids too!)
Tummy time is important for your baby. Make this high contrast tummy time sensory bag for your baby to help make tummy time more fun and stimulating!
Add a sensory aspect to your science explorations! Let your kids learn about oil and water with this oil and water sensory bag for mess free science fun!
Sensory play is an important part of learning for toddlers. Try out one of these 11 sensory bins that are perfect for toddlers to explore and engage with!
Rainy days can be hard for small kids. Let them have fun while cooped up inside with these 19 fun indoor toddler activities for rainy days!
Sensory play affects all the senses and this calming lavender sensory bin is just the thing for an over tired toddler or sick and cranky kid! Featuring herbs and oils that help to calm and center the soul!
Sensory play helps children to explore and stimulate some or all of the senses and make connections and process the world around them. Here are 11 sensory activities for toddlers that are either free or very inexpensively put together!
Arts and Crafts give your child an opportunity to create and explore their imaginative side. But remember there’s a wrong and right way to do crafts with kids. Make sure you are doing it right!
Sensory play is very important to a child’s development. Let your child learn about the natural world by exploring flowers in this nature sensory play activity.
Sensory bins are so much fun for kids to play in, but what to you put IN them? Here’s a list of some of the BEST sensory bin fillers for your sensory play.
Small motor skills are an important part of toddler playtime. This fine motor activity is a blast- and your child will love smashing cereal with a hammer all while developing skills and muscles!
Create a striking 4th of July Craft with paint and glitter. These fork-painted fireworks are an engaging art project your kids will love!
Sensory play doesn’t have to be expensive. Try this soap and water play activity to give your kids a great sensory activity that keeps them engaged and cool on hot summer day!
Flowers are beautiful any time of year. And flower crafts are perfect for any season. Bring color to the winter months, make Mother’s Day cards, or just display the works of art on the wall!
Learning activities don’t have to be boring! Mix it up with these 13 fruit loop learning activities for toddlers or preschoolers. So fun they won’t even know they are learning!
Toddlers love to make crafts. Try this fun and engaging circle craft that uses colored cereal to help your toddler learn about circles!
Sensory play is a great way to introduce your preschooler to all sorts of concepts. Try making this square sensory bin to help you child learn and explore everything about the square shape!
The best way to learn about shapes is through play. Here are 9 simple and engaging shape activities for preschoolers to help them learn all their shapes!
Thrill your bug-loving preschooler with this cicada shell sensory activity to help them learn about the cicada, it’s life cycle, and how it looks and moves.
T-shirt decorating is so much fun! This summer celebrate Memorial Day or 4th of July by decorating your own Red, White, and Blue Patriotic shirts with the kids!
Learn about the artist Kandinsky while exploring shapes and the colors of the rainbow with this Rainbow Kandinsky Circles art project for kids.
Sensory bins are great for teaching toddlers, try making this yellow sensory bin to help your toddler recognize and learn about the color yellow!
Help your kids learn about the Earth and Earth Day with this simple Earth Day Collage. It’s a great jumping off point for a discussion about our Earth and how to help keep in healthy!
Sensory play is an important part of child development. Learn about some very simple and easy sensory activities for babies that will stimulate your baby and help her learn about the world around her.
The best way for kids to learn the colors is through play! Here are 11 simple and fun color activities for toddlers to help them learn all the colors of the rainbow!
Have fun exploring wind and kites by making your own kites. Try out some of these 13 kite crafts for preschoolers (or kids of any age)- lots of them can really fly!
It seems all kids go through a phase where they love dinosaurs. Here are 15 dinosaur crafts or activities to indulge your dino-loving preschooler for days and days!
Bring the story of the 3 little pigs to life by making these fun and easy egg carton pigs! Your kids will have a blast with this child led art activity!
Create a whole zoo of animals using egg cartons! A round up for 15 animal themed egg carton crafts to keep your little artist busy all day long!
Give your child the ultimate sensory experience with water beads! Try out more than 8 water bead activities to keep your preschooler or toddler busy for hours!
Arts and Crafts are the highlight of any young child’s day. Help them learn about colors and rainbows with these rainbow crafts for preschoolers.
Create a beautiful volcano craft using oil pastels, baby oil, and a paper volcano silhouette. This project looks great framed or displayed in a sunny window.
Make beautiful swirled planets to help teach your children about space and learn the planet by name with this marbled planet craft!
Do your kids love to play and learn about space? Have fun exploring the solar system with these 17 fun space crafts and activities for preschoolers!
Help your child develop their small muscles with the 6 basic fine motor activities for toddlers. Each fine motor activity has many variations to keep toddlers engaged and interested!
Do your kids love butterflies? Keep them occupied with these 21 fun butterfly crafts and activities for toddlers and preschoolers!