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Summertime is such a great time to get outside and play, but there are also so many ways to have fun and keep the kids learning as well. Today I have a big fat list of summer learning ideas for you organized by category from all over the web! From science, to nature to sensory play, the kids will love learning through play every day! Don’t let Summer drain their brains this year!
Geography & Mapping Summer Learning
Geocaching with Kids from my site
Kid World Citizen also has a fun Geocaching post!
Geography for Kids: Mapping Your Backyard from Kid World Citizen
Make a Treasure Hunt Map of your Yard with Google Maps from my site
Sandbox Geography from Books and Giggles
Map Activities with Kids from EDventures With Kids
DIY Travel Journals for Kids from Education Possible
Learning On Vacation: Map Skills for Kids from Education Possible
Geography IRL: Let Kids Help Plan the Vacation Agenda from Education Possible
Literacy Summer Learning
Water Balloon Letter Smash from School Time Snippets
Jump & Spell from 123 Homeschool 4 Me
Outdoor Pre-reading Activity for New Readers from Sugar Aunts
Alphabet Bug Game from Modern Preschool
Holiday Homework from The Jenny Evolution
Summer Reading Games from The Kennedy Adventures
Summer Reading Challenge from my site
Summer Reading Reward Programs from The Jenny Evolution
Fun Ways to Practice Sight Words at Home from the Jenny Evolution
Letter Pull Alphabet Activity from Growing Book by Book
Story Stones from Living Montessori Now
Summer Reading Nook Ideas from Growing Book by Book
Sight Word Scrub from Danya Banya
Water Balloon Phonics from Mess for Less
ABC Soup from A Little Pinch of Perfect
Water Balloon Name Game from Fantastic Fun & Learning
Alphabet Water Balloon Games from Raising Little Superheroes
Sight Word Hopscotch from my site
Summer Library Challenge from What Do We Do All Day?
Literacy in the Pool from Story Time Secrets
Literacy at the Park from Story Time Secrets
Literacy in the Backyard form Story Time Secrets
Summer Genre Reading Challenge from Edventures with Kids
Summer Word Jar from What Do We Do All Day?
Drive to the Sight Word from There’s Just One Mommy
Family Book Club from My Little Poppies
Ice Cream Summer Unit Study from Homeschool Share
Active Reading Games from Triumphant Learning
The Ultimate Summer Reading List for Boys from Faithful With the Little
On the next page see Math and Science Summer learning ideas!