Sidewalk paint - 1 cup cornstarch, 1 cup water, and food coloring

DIY Liquid Sidewalk Chalk Paint Ingredients: A muffin tin Paint brushes 1 cup of cornstarch 1 cup of water food coloring Recipe: Mix the cornstarch and water in a small cup or bowl. Pour into muffin tins. Add drops of food coloring to each well

The Deluxe Kid Wash

This inexpensive DIY sprinkler contraption will be the hit of the neighborhood and kids' summer parties. Easily made out of PVC pipes, the Deluxe Kid Wash lets kids run through cooling sprays of water.

Use Your Noodle: Pool Noodle Backyard Games: How to Make a Ring (via Parents.com)

Use Your Noodle: Pool Noodle Backyard Games: How to Make a Ring (via FamilyFun Magazine) Cut a toilet paper tube lengthwise Roll up the tube and insert it into a hollow pool noodle inch wide) Attach the other end of the noodle and secure it with duct tape

Water Balloon Fun

# family fun # outdoor games Water Balloon Fun Ideas - 15 fun ways to beat the heat this summer with water balloons - Spoonful

I LOVE this idea. Make a wipe-off placemat for each kid to sit down and draw out their day while I cook dinner. Then it gives us something to talk about while we eat! (And the teacher in me loves that it teaches organization of thoughts and sequencing!)

Dinnertime Doodle Mats - I LOVE this idea. Make a wipe-off placemat for each kid to sit down and draw out their day while I cook dinner. Then it gives us something to talk about while we eat!

Great sensory activity, a baby pool filled with corn kernels.  Our county fair had a framed area made of straw bales filled with feed corn in the middle. It was packed with happy kids.

Great sensory activity, a baby pool filled with corn kernels. Our county fair had a framed area made of straw bales filled with feed corn in the middle. It was packed with happy kids.

This might be fun for the fair, Fortune teller drinks. Each color drink has a particular 'fortune' attached to it. Green = Wealthy, Yellow = long life, etc. Put drops of food coloring on bottom of cups day before, kids pay tickets and pick ice filled cup. Cup is then filled with clear soda and soda turns the color of their fortune.

clear water or soda transforms into a vibrant color! Plastic party cups, food coloring, ice, and any clear drink. 2 to 3 drops of food coloring at the bottom of cup and let dry. fill each cup with ice to hide it.

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