Looking for some fun for the kiddos? Here are five simple, cheap, open-ended water play ideas that will keep them busy for days!

Gather these household items or similar:
  • Bucket
  • Fishing Nets
  • Toy fish, fruit or flowers
  • Kid friendly plates and cups
  • Sponges (ones that you can cut up)
  • Items in the garden
  • Big stick or spoon
  • Tinfoil
  • Toy boats
Method
  1. Fishing
  2. Containers and colors
  3. Washing the dishes
  4. Garden Soup
  5. River
Benefits

Sensory play and playing outdoors is great for your child’s sensory input. These ideas are open-ended meaning your little one might be content to play just one of the ideas for hours or you can incorporate other ideas if they need further stimulation. This open-ended play also allows for imaginative play.

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