It’s prime Spring Break time so we know many of you are hitting the road on vacation with children in tow. No matter how many snacks you pack, you’re bound to hear an “are we there yet?” or two before you reach your destination. Keep kiddos creative and busy with these fun and mess-free road trip activities.
This tic-tac-toe board is not only fun to play, but it folds up into a handy pouch for easy traveling!
Flex your children’s memory skills with a foam shape matching game.
The lap desk is a game changer when it comes to on-the-go activities. Store your books, crayons and other supplies inside the lap desk. Pro Mom Tip: pack a few dry erase markers for your kids to scribble on the outside of the tote and clean with a baby wipe for reusable fun!
The classic magnetic fishing game can be fun while riding in the car!
Encourage make believe play with a felt picnic. Have your kids describe what type of foods they would pack on their picnic adventure.
Print and cut out your puppet shapes in advance so your children can color them on your road trip. You’ll have a rear-view mirror puppet show before you know it!
Matching games are always fun, especially when they involve colorful dinosaurs.
Sneak in some learning with a colorful bead counting abacus that’s easy to make!
We love this Crayola dry erase travel pack. It comes with everything you need for hours of coloring fun on-the-go!
Morph is a super light, super fun sensory sensation. It shapes, it builds, it bounces, it even floats!
How do you keep your kids busy on long car rides? Let us know in the comments below!