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Homeschool.com’s 101 Things To Do This Summer list is a great antidote for summer boredom–and summer brain drain!

Examples of FUN things to do include–

11. Make (and eat) some butterflies! Yes, you read that correctly! Learn why a good breakfast benefits you the rest of the day.
http://www.snackpicks.com/en_US/recipes/details/waffle-butterflies.html
http://greenhalloween.org/blog/?p=3821
http://www.webmd.com/food-recipes/most-important-meal

35. Have a neighborhood outdoor game day. Revisit 4-square; Red Rover, Red Rover; Duck, Duck, Goose; and Mother May I. Or better yet, learn some new games!
http://spoonful.com/family-fun/driveway-backyard-games-gallery

61. Make and fly a kite. There are 19 kite possibilities at http://www.howtomakeandflykites.com. Learn about lift, drag, and gravity at this link – http://www.gombergkites.com/nkm/why.html

66. Bake cookies on the dashboard of your car (with your parent’s permission, of course)! Learn the science behind this activity.
http://howtosmile.org/record/14660
http://www.scienceoffcenter.org/science/355-greenhouse-baked-cookies

Want some more ideas?  You can see the entire list here and/or you can read our Summer Fun (summer education) magazine here (every article in the magazine relates to the 101 Things To Do This Summer list).

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