By Raechel Conovoer, Cheapism.com
Right now, your kids are no doubt on cloud nine - school is or just about out for the summer. But in short order, boredom will sink in, and whining, crankiness, and overall dissatisfaction - a major buzz-kill for the whole family - will no doubt follow. To hold boredom at bay, here are some kids' activities for summer that will keep their minds and bodies busy.Get your kids excited about their summer reading with the Barnes & Noble rewards program.
1. Water play tops the list of fun summer activities for kids. Try these water activities for kids in the summer: organize a water balloon fight; set up the sprinkler so the kids can romp through; tape trash bags together and spray with the hose for a homemade slip n' slide. And don't forget to pull out a water table or kiddie pool for the really little ones. Don't have a water table? Improvise with any large plastic container.
2. Put up a lemonade stand or organize a bake sale. Teach kids about money and responsibility with one of these popular summer activities for kids. GiveRead More »from Keep Boredom at Bay with 10 Cheap Summer Activities for Kids