Summer preschool activities that are a blast!

Let's celebrate summer with fun activities for preschoolers that will keep them interested, active, and creative! Each week, we'll share a fun and easy list of summer activities for kids that you can do right at home.


Check out this wonderful variety of summer activities for preschoolers, as well as outdoor play activities and summer crafts.


As a bonus! There are many opportunities to learn and strengthen fine and gross motor muscle skills.

July 11th

On the driveway, try painting letters with water! This is an excellent game for young children learning to print, as well as a perfect opportunity for school-aged youngsters to refresh their skills during the summer.


July 12th

These wonderful paper bag monster puppets were created by iHeartCraftyThings and are a creative way for your child to express themselves and improve on their pretend play learning!


Check it out!


July 13th

Make the best homemade GIANT bubbles!

  • 6 cups water

  • 1/2 cup blue Dawn dish detergent

  • 1/2 cup corn starch

  • 1 tbsp baking powder

  • 1 tbsp glycerine


July 14th

Make garden “soup”. This is such a fun sensory/water play activity for toddlers and preschoolers.


July 15th

For today’s summer learning activity, sit down together to enjoy this wonderful read-aloud story: Plant the Tiny Seed by Author Christie Matheson.


July 16th

At least once a week, go to your local library. Get your child a library card and set a goal for them to read as many books as they can!


Summer reading programs and fun activities are also available at libraries and often host local events that are entertaining, and encourage them to read more.


Oakville:

https://opl.ca/

Milton:

https://www.mpl.on.ca/

Burlington:

https://www.bpl.on.ca/

Halton Hills:

https://www.hhpl.on.ca/


July 17th

Ready for a hands-on activity that boosts independence, connection, and fine motor skills?


These tortilla pizzas are a quick and easy meal that the whole family will enjoy! Set up a topping bar with a variety of veggie options so that your kids can be creative and create their own pizza while trying some new healthy foods!


 

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