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Summer Fun Fridays: Water Play Roundup

Summer Fun Fridays: Water Play Roundup

Creating a Portable Water Wall for Kids -- Making a water wall that is easily set up, taken down, and stored! All the fun, but on a portable scale!

backyard water park - great ideas to help the kids cool off this summer!

Backyard Water Park

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Build a marble run out of foam insulation and pvc pipe - fun!  And sturdy enough for younger kids to play with without it falling down.

Build a Marble Run with Pipe Insulation

Build a marble run out of foam insulation and pvc pipe - fun! And sturdy enough for younger kids to play with without it falling down.

Use recycled bottles from around the house to create a homemade water wall for kids!

Easy Backyard Water Wall

Use recycled bottles from around the house to create a homemade water wall for kids! I can feel a holiday project coming on with my boys.

Exploding Paint Bags- a super FUN way for kids to create art with a little Science mixed in, too!

Make beautiful exploding art with erupting paint bags. This activity only requires two ingredients and explores art, science, & sensory play all in one (vinegar, baking soda and food color or vinegar and powdered tempura)

Water play with donated 'found materials'. The drain pipes and guttering bought in was cut it to different lengths to be used in different ways! ≈ ≈

We have this in our outdoor area the kids LOVE it- Marc Water play with donated 'found materials'. The drain pipes and guttering bought in was cut it to different lengths to be used in different ways!

This is fantastic!! Thanks Deborah @ http://www.teachpreschool.org

Toothbrush water play in preschool

Outside water wall, finally found what I want to hang everything from... Vinyl coated hardware cloth!

Build a Summer Water Wall

Water fun - made with funnels, Pop Toobs, plastic bottles, pool noodles and watering cans. Attached to vinyl coated hardware cloth with Velcro plant ties

A great water activity board - how fun is this??  Easy enough to make too!

More things to add magnets to. Water play A great water activity board - maybe someone's talented parent or grandparent could make one for your centre?

Using toilet paper rolls and Popsicle sticks

Save those paper rolls (paper towels, toilet paper, wrapping paper) add a few craft sticks and let the kids go wild coming up with marble slides. May be good idea to try and do roller coasters with.

Outdoor Play Water Wall.  Cut bottoms off and Reuse Creamer and Juice Bottles. Use Duct Tape to make edges safe for kids.

Neat and safe design using recycled items. Cut bottoms off and Reuse Creamer and Juice Bottles. Use Duct Tape to make edges safe for kids.

acrylic mirrors were added to the water tubs for the children to explore. The children enjoyed looking at and playing with their own reflections as well as that of the objects they were playing with.

Today acrylic mirrors were added to the water tubs for the children to explore. The children enjoyed looking at and playing with their own r.