I’m Bored!

Have you started hearing this yet?

Family Guy Stewie Mom

Roughly half-way through summer and MyChild has apparently forgotten everything she owns and has at her disposal to work with.

I created this:

Some explanation/inspiration:

Do 2 pages of your Summer Math Journal – MyChild’s school sent home a workbook to help prevent the summer slide. In the past, I’ve purchased these.

Do 1 activity in your Summer Reading Journal – Same as the Summer Math Journal, her school sent this one home, too. I’ve used this one in the past.

Read 2 chapters of a book – current favorites include: Owl Diaries, Critter Club, Dogman, and Amulet

Read 3 picture books: Current favorites include: Dragons Love Tacos (1 & 2), I am Rosa Parks, and Duck for President

Complete one day of Bible Study: MyChild has the Write the World Journal for Kids from Cultivate What Matters and the I Will Trust You Art Journal and Kids Read Esther from She Reads Truth

Complete an entry in your Reading Journal: I created a reading journal for MyNiece and MyChild at the beginning of the summer. Printables available here!

Paint something with watercolors: We have this set

Paint something with acrylics: We use these or this set

Paint a canvas – I buy these in bulk during sales at Michaels or Hobby Lobby

Create a collage: inspiration

Paint rocks: inspiration source

Draw with chalk outside

Build a building with Legos

Create a vehicle with Legos

Visit the Create Jar: I used this for inspiration

Write a letter to your cousins – built in pen-pals at its finest!

Complete one activity in IXL – This is an online worksheet platform MyChild’s school uses

Play 4 levels in Word Cookie – an app to work on spelling

Play 10 levels in ThinkRolls – Our whole family loves these games

Do 6 races of Mario Kart

Complete 1 challenge with Sparky – Sparky is the name of our programmable robot from Sphero – HIGHLY recommend

Play two songs on the piano – a work in progress. I’m slowly teaching her to play with this book.

Do a choreChores for Hire

Take a play bath – sometimes bubbles, sometimes too many toys to fit the child. Anything to keep her occupied for a bit.

Do a puzzle: We have a circus puzzle, this Cinderella puzzle, and this mermaid puzzle.

Do yoga: Usually with videos from Cosmic Kids Yoga

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