Summer is such a fun time to have a toddler! There are so many fun and new things you can do with them that the possibilities are endless! Here are some fun ideas for you to do during your toddlers first summer!
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Summer Fun for Toddlers
Last summer I had yet to start this blog, but we did so many fun things with Caden that I wanted to share and give you some fun ideas to stir the wonder with your toddler(s)! I will start with the obvious-
There are so many fun activities that you can do outside with toddlers, but you don’t have to plan something all the time. Toddlers are perfectly capable of making their own fun!
Caden loves to run around the yard pushing his cars and trucks. He picks up sticks and rocks, and checks out the ants. He gets so excited when an airplane flies overhead! He has so much fun outside doing his own thing that he asks to go outside almost as soon as his wakes up in the morning!
But if you need something to do outside you can…
Get Creative Outside!
Make sure to use non-toxic paint!
The Big Messy Art Book by MaryAnn F. Kohl is full of fun art projects that are easy to clean up!
When its gets HOT you can…
Play with Water!
Play with water at the water table!
Add some shaving cream and cars for even more fun! And do a Shaving Cream Car Wash!
Play in the water with the sprinkler, kiddie pool, bucket or all of the above!
Have a Cozy Coupe Car Wash!
When it gets TOO hot you can…
Draw on the windows (with window markers)!
And don’t forget the ALWAYS fun…
Last summer was our first time playing with sensory bins! Caden loved it! We started with a simple rice bin with an assortments of containers for pouring.
Then I created the original Insect Sensory Bin.
To make summer extra special and fun you can visit your…
For more great summer fun ideas check out MORE Summer Fun for Toddlers and my Summer Fun Pinterest Board!
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