Camp Fun

My husband was in charge of doing a scavenger hunt for the kids, which he quickly handed off to me, of course.  At 9 o’clock the night before leaving, I whipped up some little activity books for the kids.

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The best part was decorating the fronts.  The kids did an amazing job.

The inside was full of little activities that the kids could do on their own, with a buddy or as a group.  They certainly didn’t need it.  They directed their own play through out the weekend and had a great time. But, there were a couple of lulls and this book helped out a bit.  Some of the pages were completed, but mostly the kids wanted to run around the grounds exploring.  Still, it’s something to do if you are needing a more organized direction to pull a group of kids together for an outdoor activity.

Inside pages included:

1. page 1, 2. page 2 & 3, 3. page 4&5, 4. page 6&7, 5. page 8&9, 6. page 9&10

*Let’s go on a scavenger hunt
*Let’s use our senses
*Let’s draw
*Collect leaves for leaf rubbing
*People Hunt
*Write or draw pictures of all the animals and/or insects that you’ve seen (not shown)
*Write or draw a picture of you time at the reunion(not shown)

The reunion was so much fun. Lots of eating, playing, visiting and a whole lotta sun. So great to meet so many wonderful family members and watch new generations connect.

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4 Responses to Camp Fun

  1. Kerry says:

    What a wonderful idea. Those covers are adorable!

  2. angela says:

    What a great idea! I may have to make a beach vacation version for my little ones! Thanks for sharing.

  3. Teresa says:

    What a great idea – I love it!

  4. awesome, I love this activity idea! 🙂 Oh, and I love it when husbands inspire opportunity by delegating tasks, hee, hee.

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