boredom-buster activity jar diy

What You’ll Need:
glass mason jars with lids
popsicle sticks
sticky notes

flat lay of the supplies for mason jar activities jar diy activity for kids

Gather the kiddos and your supplies together.

activity names written on popsicle sticks

Write each idea on a popsicle stick.

activities jar labels with activity ideas for kids

Create colorful labels to fasten on the lid of each jar. Category ideas can be: outdoor; indoor; playroom; games; exercise; cooking, etc.

completed activities jar with popsicle sticks inside mason jars

Place each stick in the jar that matches its category. Let the kids pick one out day and that’s their fun to-do for the day!

Thought Starters:
sing a song
write a story
create a painting
complete a puzzle
put on a puppet show
read a book
draw a treasure map
build a LEGO tower
play a board game
Nerf target practice
make flour dough
draw new Barbie outfit
sidewalk chalk art
fly a kite
learn 3 foreign words
play hopscotch
go swimming
make up a song
walk the dog
look for 4-leaf clovers
go bird watching
play a card game
play hide & seek
find wishies
make slime
look for fireflies
invent a game

watch how it's done!