7 {Fun} Back to School Activities

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It’s back to school time!  Summer has come and gone and the kids are getting settled back into a week day routine.  If you’re looking for a few activities to make this time of year fun, we have a few for you to try.

Here are some of our favorite back to school activities that we’ve found linked up in our It’s Playtime! meme.  Come back later today to share YOUR kids activities!

7 {Fun} Back to School Activities

7 {Fun} Back to School Activities

1.  Here is a great roundup of 10 back to school printables including lunchbox notes and a calendar.

2.  Make school shopping fun by turning it into a scavenger hunt!  Complete with a free printable, this activity is a sure hit.

3.  Create some silly troll pencil toppers.  Fur, googley eyes and glue is all you need for this back to school craft.

4.  Get prepared for the homework that is about to come home each day with this list of homework helpers.  There is one for each subject!

5.  Host a back to school party!  Get the kids together to get excited about the new year.  This post has some great ideas for gift buckets, treats and inexpensive decorations.

6.  Make something for their new teacher.  This DIY crayon container is really easy to make by just hot gluing crayons around a circular plastic container.

7.  Download some of our free back to school coloring pages.  This set features a school house, a bus, crayons and books.

You can link up your kids activities here at 4pm today.  See you there!



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Liz Nieman has been writing at Love & Marriage since 2008, journaling her wedding planning initially and then turning into full on "mommy blogger" once she became pregnant with her son.
She has a three-year old little-boy and a baby daughter. Both suffered from severe acid reflux as infants which is how she penned her profile to read, "I am always covered in puke," because, well, she is.

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