Ultimate Clue Path (Quarantine Edition)

Ultimate Clue Path (Quarantine Edition)

I have set up a simple version of this game, called Clue Path in the past, but this Ultimate version turned out to be a nice alternative. Fewer clues, but more drawn out, and less of a race. Quite nice for a rainy Saturday morning.  Basically, it’s linked...
Tickets to the Show

Tickets to the Show

Perfect Friday activity. A good incentive to the kids to clean their rooms (or whatever task), yields some downtime for you, and–printable included! I have to say that this was my husband’s idea. The build-up and presentation is key. I mean, they were so...
Digital Photo Scavenger Hunt (Indoor)

Digital Photo Scavenger Hunt (Indoor)

Printable included! Give kids your old point-and-shoot digital cameras a list of items to find. You will have to adapt to your house. Be as specific as your kids can handle. Draw pictures next to words for non-readers. Easily switchable to outdoors. Go Easy On...
Digital Photo Scavenger Hunt (Outdoor)

Digital Photo Scavenger Hunt (Outdoor)

Give kids your old point-and-shoot digital cameras and send them outside with a list of items to find. You will have to adapt to your area. Examples: a tall tree, funny face, shadow, stick, leaf, flower.   Be as specific as your kids can handle. Draw pictures next to...
Wash My Car

Wash My Car

This one was from summer break when it was much warmer. I am not particular about the ol’ minivan. My husband would never allow this, but I set them up in swim suits and a bucket of soapy water and let them have at it. As long as they don’t drop the sponges on the...
Clue Path

Clue Path

The Rules: How I explain it to the kids: On each card, there is a clue or question. The answer will reveal the location of the next card. Go to that location and get the next card…and you keep going. At the end, there’s a prize/snack. If you see other...