Summer Activities for Toddlers
If you’re looking for a great collections of Summer activities for toddlers, we’ve got them! With Winter well and truly gone, it’s time to put away the indoor activities and get outside and play! Some of our favorite Summer activities for toddlers are listed below. If you have a favorite toddler activity that’s not there, please let me know and we’ll make sure to add it.
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Suncatchers from Kids Craft Room
Suncatchers are always lots of fun and these make a great decoration for your toddler’s bedroom. Hang them in a window and watch the sun shine through!
Coconut scented quick sand dough from Wings and Roots
We love any kind of dough – it’s a great sensory and fine motor activity for toddlers. We often make cloud dough, but this coconut scented quicksand dough smells amazing and they’ll have so much fun playing with it.
I’ve never met a toddler who doesn’t love bubbles! We have a bubble machine at home (this one – it’s fantastic) and we now make our own bubble mix using the recipe below.
Ice Cream Play from Frogs, Snails and Puppy Dog Tails
Ice cream and summer go together perfectly, and this ice cream play idea is guaranteed to provide hours of fun. My toddler’s loved it!
Gardening with toddlers is such a lot of fun. This has been one of our favorite Summer and Spring activities. We made our herb garden over 3 years ago now and it is still going well. We use the herbs we grow in our toddler meals.
Beach Sand Cloud Dough (with real sand!) from Fun at Home with Kids
If you can’t get to the beach, let the beach come to you!
Frozen Color Mixing from Mini Monets and Mommies
This is such a fun way of learning about color and color mixing – a great summer activity on a hot day!
DIY Water Wall from Little Bins for Little Hands
We love painting with toddlers, and this activity is always lots of fun! Frozen paints make great pictures and is a great sensory summer toddler activity.
DIY Grass Head Pots from Big Family Blessings
Frozen Stars Sensory Play from My Mundane & Miraculous Life
Sensory play for toddlers is always fun and they’ll have a great time with this frozen star sensory play idea.
Pool Noodle Abacus from Happy Hooligans
There are so many great activities you can do with a simple pool noodle. This one is heaps of fun!
Hidden Ice Treasures from Gift of Curiosity
Rainbow Wind Sock from Kids Craft Room
Who needs a kite when you can make your own wind sock!
Meadow Gloop from The Mud Kitchen
Gloop is always lots of fun, but add in some flowers for an even better play experience for toddlers.
Watermelon Rind Rainbow Painting from Emma Owl
Amazing Huge Bubbles from Baby Savers
Dirt Box from Busy Toddler
Dirt & trucks – what more does a toddler need!
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