10 low cost school holiday activities you can do at home

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Having an arsenal of fun, low cost activities for the kids up my sleeve is incredibly helpful to help make school holidays a fun time for eveyone. Here are 10 simple activities that wil keep the kids entertained:

Camping In The Back Yard

Camping in the back yard.
Fruit Juice Ice Blocks

Making fruit juice ice blocks.
Cotton Ball and Straw Soccer

Cotton Ball and Straw Soccer - instructions can be found here.
Fly Swat and Balloon

Fly swat and balloon fun - for how to play and more balloo games check out this post
Science Experiments

Check out The Experimentals for fab ideas for simple science experiments.
Hammering

Hammering - clouts (type of nails) are great for preschoolers to use.
Car ramps

Create car ramps from planks and cardboard - read more here.
Make Scones

Make scones for afternoon tea - kid friendly recipe here.
Side Walk Chalk - Make Tracks

Side walk chalk - draw tracks, colour the path, play hangman etc.
Construction - Using Hot Glue Gun

Construction - build creations out of wood and recycled materials using a hot glue gun. You can read more about it here.

What activities do your kids like to do at home