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Get out all your old craft supplies and recyclables for a creative family #StPatricksDayActivity - creating a trap to catch a leprechaun. More fun can be had creating evidence of leprechaun shenanigans - proof that a leprechaun came and eluded the traps. #StPatricksDayActivity #FamilyFunActivity #LeprechaunActivity
Create a leprechaun trap to catch a leprechaun
Get out all your old craft supplies and recyclables for a creative family #StPatricksDayActivity - creating a trap to catch a leprechaun. More fun can be had creating evidence of leprechaun shenanigans - proof that a leprechaun came and eluded the traps. #StPatricksDayActivity #FamilyFunActivity #LeprechaunActivity
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Fun craft for the family on a cold February day. Just in time for Valentine;s Day. All you need is yarn, a paper cup, pipe cleaners and googly eyes. Make a toupee for your monster for a fluffier look. Plenty of room for individual creativity. #FamilyFunCraft #ValentinesDayCraft #YarnMonsterCraft #DIYvalentine Diy Yarn Crafts, Valentine's Day Crafts For Kids, Valentine Crafts For Kids, Diy Projects For Kids, Valentines Day Party, Diy For Kids, Holiday Crafts, Diy Valentine, Easy Kids
yarn little love monsters craft
Fun craft for the family on a cold February day. Just in time for Valentine;s Day. All you need is yarn, a paper cup, pipe cleaners and googly eyes. Make a toupee for your monster for a fluffier look. Plenty of room for individual creativity. #FamilyFunCraft #ValentinesDayCraft #YarnMonsterCraft #DIYvalentine
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Old fashioned game to create and play in new snow. Create a circle in the snow and paths to the center hub. Then the game of tag begins where the fox chases the geese. #OutdoorWinterGame #FoxAndGeese #VintageWinterFun #SnowFun Winter Games, Winter Fun, Old Fashioned Games, Snow Party, Time Games, Snow Fun, Niece And Nephew, Outdoor Games, Business For Kids
outdoor game in new snow - fox and geese
Old fashioned game to create and play in new snow. Create a circle in the snow and paths to the center hub. Then the game of tag begins where the fox chases the geese. #OutdoorWinterGame #FoxAndGeese #VintageWinterFun #SnowFun
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Wonderful bears in sweaters art project that is fun for adult and children. Great directions to try your own bear in a sweater or just enjoy these and more on the website. (the teacher's ,upper left, and the rest by 6-9 year olds!). Great #FamilyActivity or #IndoorActivity .#GuidedArtProject #BearArtProject #PenAndLineArtProject Indoor Activities, Family Activities, Guided Art, Geometric Sweater, Bear Art, 9 Year Olds, Kids Sweater, Art Techniques
Bears in sweaters - kids guided art project
Wonderful bears in sweaters art project that is fun for adult and children. Great directions to try your own bear in a sweater or just enjoy these and more on the website. (the teacher's ,upper left, and the rest by 6-9 year olds!). Great #FamilyActivity or #IndoorActivity .#GuidedArtProject #BearArtProject #PenAndLineArtProject
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Rapid City Public Library
A wonderful collection of games and crafts for a fabulous Halloween party. #HalloweenGames #FunHalloween #KidsHalloweenGames #HalloweenParty Halloween Tags, Halloween Designs, Diy Halloween Party Games, Halloween Crafts For Toddlers, Fun Halloween Decor, Kids Party Games, Halloween Birthday, Women Halloween, Halloween Makeup
Halloween games & crafts
A wonderful collection of games and crafts for a fabulous Halloween party. #HalloweenGames #FunHalloween #KidsHalloweenGames #HalloweenParty
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Try this classic #HalloweenPartyGame. Hang donuts tied on a string and see who can eat them fastest...with out them dropping! #DonutEatingGame #AutumnPartyGame #FunParty Halloween Party Games Kids, Fun Party Games, Birthday Halloween Party, Halloween Party Kids, Birthday Party Games, Halloween Activities, Holidays Halloween, Happy Halloween, Party Ideas
donut on a string Halloween game
Try this classic #HalloweenPartyGame. Hang donuts tied on a string and see who can eat them fastest...with out them dropping! #DonutEatingGame #AutumnPartyGame #FunParty
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Rapid City Public Library
photo of a plastic basket with orange balloons and a yellow fly swatter Toddler Activities, Learning Activities, Sensory Activities, Indoor Recess Ideas Preschool, Elderly Activities, Movement Activities, Dementia Activities, Therapy Activities, Easy Preschool Games
Balloon Tennis fun for tots to elders
Try using fly swatters and balloons for a game of #BalloonTennis. Fun for everyone from toddlers to seniors. http://www.speckled.com.au/blog/balloon-tennis-in-elderly-care Play indoors or outdoors. https://www.glitteronadime.com/balloon-tennis-fun-easy-activity-for-all-ages/ #BalloonGame #FamilyFunGame #FamilyPlayTime #BalloonGameAllAges
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Photo of a game of twister painted on the grass with two older boys playing. Reunion Ideas, Reunion Games, Backyard Campout, Backyard Games, Backyard Getaway, Backyard Diy Projects, Diy Backyard, Lawn Twister, Youth Group Activities
Lawn Twister + more family games
Get outside with family and friends and try Lawn Twister and more fun games and activities. Terrific ideas for #FamilyReunionFun #OutdoorGames #FamilyReunionIdeas #LawnTwister
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photo of five squirt bottles sitting on sidewalk each filled with a different color of liquid chalk  with some squirts of chalk already on the sidewalk Homemade Sidewalk Chalk, Sidewalk Chalk Paint, Summer Activities For Kids, Craft Activities, Nursery Activities, Reading Activities, Kids Fun, Summer Crafts
Squirty Sidewalk Chalk
Sidewalk squirt chalk is a super fun way for kids to make large art! The recipe adds a bit of baking soda for a surprise ending when the art is finished (involving vinegar). Fun and messy, just right for the end of summer. #SqiurtChalk #ChalkArt #OutdoorSTEAM #STEAMchalkproject #SummerOutdoorFun
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Photo of 6 brown paper bags folded over at the top with a note that says: Open at, and then the hour.  They are bags with goodies to be opened at intervals along the trip. Road Trip With Kids, Family Road Trips, Travel With Kids, Kids Travel Bags, Trips For Kids, Family Vacay, Family Travel, Road Trip Bag, Road Trip Gifts
Road Trip Goodie Bags
Great ideas for hourly goodie bags for all ages to make long road trips more fun. #FamilyRoadTrips #TripGoodieBags #TravelingWithChildren #RoadTripFun
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photo of two dice in an upside down clear plastic container with a lid, used to contain and roll dice. Math Classroom, Kindergarten Math, Teaching Math, Classroom Organization, Classroom Ideas, Teaching Ideas, Classroom Management, Future Classroom, Classroom Inspiration
DIY dice roller
Brilliant travel game idea that math teachers seem to know. Put the dice in a clear plastic container with a flat lid and never loose your dice. #DIYdiceroller #TravelGames #KidsDiceGame #TravelFun #CarTripWithKids
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Photo of 2 children tossing wet sponges at a target drawn on the sidewalk with chalk Outdoor Summer Activities, Fun Activities, National Sisters Day, Matching Best Friend Tattoos, Big Girls Bedding, Six Sisters, Sister Day, Budget Meal Planning
Wet sponge, chalk target
Easy, inexpensive and fun #SummerGame with just household sponges and sidewalk chalk. Draw whatever type of target you like on the sidewalk and put some cheap sponges in a bucket of water and toss trying to hit the bullseye. #OutdoorGame #SummerOutdoorFun #EasySummerFun
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Photo of wiffle balls glowing in the dark with glow in the dark bracelets inside. Wiffle Ball, Batman Party, Fun Games, Activities For Kids, Crafts For Kids, Spring Activities, Physical Activities, Games For Teens, Outside Games For Kids
Glow in the Dark Wiffle Ball
Use glow in the dark bracelets to light up the wiffle balls to play after dark. Just push the glow bracelets in through the holes. #WiffleBall #AfterDarkGames #OutdoorFun #GlowInTheDarkFun
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Photo of a boy using a straw in slime to create a large bubble Summer Fun, Summer Time, Bubbly Slime, Slime Recipe, Cool Kids, Experiments
slime bubble
Try blowing a slime bubble with this recipe that can make huge bubbles from slime. #SummerFun #SllimeActivity #SlimeBubbles #SlimeRecipe
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photo of six children painting outside on a large, long sheet of paper attached to a wall. Kids, Children, Painting, Art, Color, Mural, Art For Kids, Art Activities, Show And Tell
spring mural painting for kids
Wonderful cooperative art activity for children of all ages, painting a mural. #PaintingMuralKidsActivity #OutdoorArt #ChildrensArt #CooperativeArtKids
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Photo with the 10 thru Ace of hearts fanned out on a black background. Valentine Postcards, Valentines Cards, Hearts Card Game, Hearts Rules, Play Hearts, Family Card Games, Pocket Game, Game Start, Game Pictures
Learn Hearts card game
Hearts is a fun family card game and here is how to play. #HeartsRules #CardGameRules #ValentineFamilyFun #WinterIndoorGame
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photo of 2 children looking under a bed with a flashlight Make A Map, Ghost Hunters, Indoor Fun, Learning Through Play, Treasure Hunt, Scavenger Hunt, Flashlight
flashlight treasure hunt
Have an indoor treasure hunt when winter makes the dark comes earlier. Using flashlights in the dark adds to the fun. Hide small treasures then make a map or give clues. Could also have a #ScavengerHunt with a list of things to find. Extra fun doing it in the dark with flashlights. #IndoorTreasureHunt #WinterIndoorFun #FamilyActivity #FlashlightActivity
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Rapid City Public Library
photo of chunks of colored ice frozen together to form an ice sculpture in the snow Carnival Activities, Backyard Activities, Snow Activities, Winter Activities For Kids, Science Activities, Nature Activities, Montessori Activities
DIY ice sculpture for family fun
Great tips and tricks for building ice sculptures with frozen blocks of colored ice and an bottle of water to get them to stick together. All you need is a day with the tempurature below 32 degrees. #WinterFamilyFun #OutdoorActivity #DIYWinterArt #ColdWeatherFun #StemWinterArt
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photo of two teacups hanging from jute tied to handles. they have solid bird fat cakes in them with perching sticks stuck in the solid suet and seed mixture Make A Bird Feeder, Bird Feeder Craft, Homemade Bird Feeders, Tea Cup Bird Feeder, Chip Tea Cup, Household Insects, Composting At Home, Homemade Decor, Favorite Cup
feed the birds DIY
Great directions and tips for healthy ways to feed the birds. Fun for kids to make and then observe the birds. #SuetCakes #WinterBirdFeeder #DIYbiirdfeeder #WinterActivity
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Rapid City Public Library
photo of the DIY game card, A turkey with a circle of numbers and clothespins as feathers to cover numbers 1-6 Fun Thanksgiving Games, Thanksgiving Mornings, Thanksgiving Projects, Thanksgiving Preschool, Holiday Games, Holidays Thanksgiving, Thanksgiving Turkey, Thanksgiving Decorations
Turkey Feathers dice game
DIY game for all ages gathered for Thanksgiving. Easy and fun to play. Printable game cards, clothes pins and dice complete the game. #TurkeyGameDIY #ThanksgivingGame #GameForAllAges #DIYdicegame #FamilyActivity
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photo of a little girl putting her hand up the nose of a large cardboard Frankenstein face with a papier mache nose. Halloween Carnival Games, Casa Halloween, Halloween Games For Kids, Theme Halloween, Halloween Eyeballs, Kids Halloween Party Craft Ideas
Frankenstein Game
Put your hand up Frankenstein's nose and see what you can pick out for a prize! Maybe a bag of green slime. #KidsParty #HalloweenGame #KidsCarnivalGame #HalloweenFun #FrankensteinGame
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three plastic skeletons, one purple, one green and one orange Easy Halloween Games, Cheap Halloween Party, Halloween Skeleton Decorations, Purple Halloween, Halloween Skeletons, Halloween Gifts, Party Kit, Party Shop
Skeleton scavenger hunt
Use different colored plastic skeletons to create a fun #SkeletonScavengerHunt Snap them apart, hide them and pick teams for each color. #FunSTEMactivity #SkeletonGame #HalloweenActivity #HalloweenGame
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photo of an ear of corn sprouting green shoots Vegetable Garden Design, Food Garden, Fruit Garden, Garden Care, Edible Garden, Backyard Garden, Garden Landscaping, Garden Seeds, Vegetable Gardening
sprout a corncob
This #SproutingActivity is great because it is quick and the corn sprouts grow very tall, both of which will keep the attention of your little ones! Use dried corncobs from hardware stores or Indian or ornamental corn available in the fall for decorating. #FallActivity #AutumnSTEM #SimpleFallExperiment #OrnamentalCornActivity
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photo of the racers made from zucchini lined up at the top of the race track with a crowd of people at the bottom. Summer Activities, Fun Projects, Racing, Table Decorations, Enter, Stage
zucchini race
Summer fun needed? Enter a zucchini race or stage one of your own. Look at how #McSpaddenCountyFair does it for tips and ideas. #ZucchiniRace #SummerActivity #KidsFunProject
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photo of two clear containers with the base of a celery suspended in water in each.  One is just starting to regrow leaves and the other has more growth. Small Vegetable Gardens, Indoor Vegetable Gardening, Vegetable Garden For Beginners, Container Gardening Vegetables, Garden Veggies, Home Vegetable Garden, Gardening For Beginners, Gardening Tips
veggie scraps regrow
Everything about regrowing veggies from scraps. Cabbage, lettuce, celery, potatoes, herbs are a few that are explained. Instructions also includes saving seeds to grow. Kids will love regrowing and harvesting from scraps. #VegetableRegrow #KidsActivity #CreativeGardening
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Photo of a barefoot boy in summer clothes holding an orange plastic glass of water while jumping rope in a grassy area with trees in the background. Water is flying out of the glass and the boy is smiling Water Activities Kids, Water Games For Kids, Summer Kids, Summer Camp, Backyard Water Games, Backyard Fun
water/jump rope game
Simple and fun game for summer fun. Try jumping a jumprope holding a container of water. See who has the most water in their cup after jumping 10 times. #WaterGames #SummerActivity #JumpRopeGame #FamilyFun #KidsActivity
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photo of a chess set and board made of lego minifigures and legos.  One side red and one side blue. Board Games Diy, Board Games For Kids, Game Boards, Diy Games, Diy Crafts, 4 Kids
Lego Chess Set DIY
Make a Chess Set out of Legos. This is a really #FunFamilyProject and a DIY activity that can be customized over and over. All the game pieces pictured here are minifigures but you could also make pawns out of regular lego pieces. #DIYlegoChessSet #FamilyIndoorActivity #LegoProject
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photo of a burlap bag with the words, Let's tell a story, on it. There are about  20 trinkets laid out with the bag: a feather, a domino, a coin, a small toy lobster, a key, etc. Toddler Fun, Toddler Crafts, Preschool Crafts, Arts And Crafts, Teaching Crafts, Craft Kids, Creative Teaching, Creative Play
Story bag for creating stories
Let’s tell a story. Create a story bag with a cloth bag or special box. Gather little treasures to fill the bag and delight your children. There are no “right” or “wrong” things to include in your story bag. With the bag have the children tell a story using objects from the bag Kids can share their vivid imaginations. Use vacation souvenirs for a fun post #VacationActivity . #StoryBag #TellAStoryActivity #StoryPrompts #KidsImagination #ChildrenActivity
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photo of 6 water balloons tied close together to a string hanging outside. Backyard Games Kids, Outdoor Games For Kids, Backyard Party, Party Activities, Wedding Backyard
water balloon pinata
Easy fun water balloon activity for hot summer days. #WaterBalloon #SummerKidActivity #KidsPartyFun
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photo of a chalk colored butterfly on pavement. the effect is stained glass because of the image created with the straight wide lines of painter's tape that were removed after the spaces had been colored in with different colors of chalk. Ephemeral Art, Chalk Design, Sidewalk Chalk Art, Murals For Kids, Painting Competition, Street Painting, Cleveland Museum Of Art, Chalk Drawings, Chalk Pastels
Stained glass chalk art
With just painter's tape and sidewalk chalk, create fabulous stained glass artwork on pavement. #StainedGlassChalkArt #SidewalkChalk #OutdoorArt #OutdoorKidActivity #EasyOutdoorActivity
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photo of a boy making a giant bubble with bubble wands and string Giant Bubble Recipe, Giant Bubble Wands, Giant Bubbles, Paper Crafts For Kids, Easy Crafts For Kids, Kids Science Museum
best bubble recipe
Make giant and small bubbles with this tested, three ingredient recipe from #RedTedArt. Also loads of things to do with this bubble mixture like #DIYbubblewands, #BubbleArt and #BubbleSnakes. #BubbleRecipe #OutdoorActivity #SpringFun #SummerFun
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two jars with the labels, spring boredom busters, with large craft sticks with different activities on each one. Indoor Family Activities, Activity Jar, Activity Ideas, Clear Paper, Screen Free Activities, Blowing Bubbles, Boredom Busters
activities in a jar
Create a jar with activity ideas for kids and families to do when boredom threatens. Great ideas from building an obstacle course to blowing bubbles. #FamilyActivities #JarOfActivities #KidsActivities #SpringKidsFun
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Photo of a family on a sofa facing a television screen Live Tv Streaming, Video Streaming, Watch Rick And Morty, Walt Disney, Vizio Smart Tv, Best Suits For Men, Netflix, Dvr Storage, Subscriber Count
Live Cams of the World
When you are done planting the tree or picking up trash or planting the garden to celebrate #EarthDay. Take a break and enjoy some Live Cameras from around the world. You can start with Earth Cam for a good selection. #EarthDayActivity #LiveCams #FamilyActivity
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Photo of two dogs made of twisted balloons one larger red dog and a smaller blue dog standing nose to nose Balloon Dog, Balloon Animals, Cinnamon Health Benefits, How To Make Balloon, Calendula Benefits, Insect Bites, Living A Healthy Life, Best Part Of Me
Balloon Animals DIY
Step by step how to make a #BalloonDog with photos. Beginning with the basics so great for kids. Once you have the basics, get creative. #BalloonAnimalsDIY #BirthdayPartyFun #ActivityforChildren
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Pavement with a chalk drawing of a rainbow in a circle Chalk Activities, Outdoor Activities, Icebreaker Activities, Outdoor Learning, Preschool Learning, Infant Activities
color/memory sidewalk game
Great memory and color game to play with children based on the electronic toy, Simon. #OutdoorGames #SidewalkGame #KidsOutdoor Activity #OutdoorMemoryGame
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photo of a list for a St Patrick's Day scavenger hunt St Patrick's Day Games, Games For Kids, Senior Activities, Family Games, Party Games, Leprechaun Scavenger Hunt, Leprechaun Games
St Patrick's Day scavenger hunt
Try this scavenger hunt for #StPatricksDayFun Lots of other fun ideas to celebrate like the Cabbage Roll and Potato Bowl. #StPatricksDayGames #ScavengerHunt #PartyGames #FamilyGames
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photo of a small plastic black pot tipped over with glittery gold slime flowing out of it with gold coins and shamrocks around it. Saint Patricks Day Art, St Patricks Day Crafts For Kids, Math Crafts, St Patrick's Day Crafts, Homeschool Crafts, Homeschooling, St Patrick Day Activities, March Activities, Science Projects For Kids
Pot of gold slime diy
Everyone loves slime and how much more fun to have glittery gold slime in a black pot just like the leprechan searches for at the end of the rainbow. #PotOfGoldSlime #StPatricksDayActivity #slimeDIY #IndoorActivity
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photo of a hand made hockey stick and balloons and box Indoor Games, Kids Moves, Hockey Games, Packing Tape, Cardboard Tubes, Winter Olympics, Balloons
balloon hockey
Create your own hockey sticks and have an indoor game of hockey using balloons. No ice required. Celebrate the winter olympics with your own hockey game. #IndoorActivity #WinterOlympics #BalloonHockey #IndoorGames
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three photos of children with paper plate paddles hitting a pink balloon Pre K Activities, Activity Games, Math Games For Kids, Kids Lab, Preschool Ideas, Balloon Games, Paddle Ball
balloon game with paper plate paddle
Make a paper plate paddle, blow up a balloon and have a great indoor game. Super simple, really fun. Decorate paddle for an art activity. Count how many times you hit it before it touches the floor. #indoorgame #BalloonGame #KidActivity #SimpleActivity
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Photo of a snowman head with hair details done in sticks for his hair, beard and even nose hairs Winter Decor, Winter Ideas, Winter Snow, Cold Winter, Winter Meme, Cold Day, Funny Snowman, Cute Snowman
Snow sculptures
Lots of great snow sculpture ideas from a simple snowball caterpillar to full sized snow people on a backyard bench. These will get your creative snowman or snow sculpture ideas flowing. #SnowSculpture #SnowActivities #WinterOutdoorFun #SnowmanIdeas #WinterFun
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