By Ms. Ari Tavakoulnia
Are you unable to travel over the summer? Or need something different to do? Here are some fun activities that you can do in your own backyard or even your living room!
- Backyard Pipe Ball Game
This game can be played with multiple players with multiple players and multiple teams. In this game, you toss a tennis ball into the object of the game is to toss a tennis ball into the pipes to score! one of the pipes to score points.
- Backyard Tetherball Set
Make your Tetherball set using a tire, a metal pole, and your tetherball.
- Bubble Wrap Twister
Twister is a great game for kids and adults! Give it a try! Add a special element by covering the mat in bubble wrap. This makes the game even more fun than ever!
- Tin Can Bowling
Do you have some empty recycling bins sitting in your recycling bin? AWESOME! You can use some imagination, paint the tin cans pretty colors, stack them up and start throwing! This is a great activity to do with the whole family.
- Backyard Scrabble
You can make your own scrabble board and tiles and then let the game begins! Have you ever seen such a unique and cool idea?
- Connect Four
This giant yard games requires some basic woodworking knowledge and some power tools, but you will have many years of fun with this awesome mind-twisting game.
- Plant a Fence Garden
- Paint some old cans and place them along the fence. Plant your favorite pretty flowers and watch how that bit of extra color really makes your backyard come to life.
- Yard Game Tic Tac Toe
Make your own giant size Tic Tac Toe game using some rope and cutouts of Xs and Os!
- A Rainbow-Colored Hopscotch Mat
Fun with numbers is just a hop, skip and a jump away with this homemade hopscotch.
- Set-Up Camp
Set up camp right in your backyard by making a canvas teepee. Decorate it with twinkle lights, bright out some cozy blankets and
pillows and don’t forget the hot cocoa!
- Backyard Water Game
Click here for nine wacky water games to cool off and have a blast getting soaked!