What will you be doing on the 4th? How about some awesome July 4th Activities, Printables, & Goodies!
July 4th Activities, Printables, & Goodies!
July 4th is a day for attending parades, BBQ’s and watching fireworks with family and friends, but there is so much more your kids can do to keep busy during this popular summer holiday! Here are a few great July 4th activities, printables and goodies you can share with your loved ones.
4th of July Crafts
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Star-Spangled Slime – Slime is fun any time of the year. This patriotic slime from I Can Teach My Child adds red, white, and blue stars!
Paint Stars on Your Driveway – I love Fun Learning For Kids‘ idea of decorating the yard and driveway with stars! It’s a great way to have your kids help decorate for your party!
Patriotic Necklace – My kids love to make necklaces. These ones from Buggy and Buddy will be fun to wear to the town parade!
Confetti Launchers – This idea from Pi’ikea Street is a great alternative to fireworks, especially if your kids are too young for sparklers.
Bean Bag Toss Game -This DIY game from Chica and Jo will keep your kids busy all summer long!
4th of July Rock Painting – I think rock painting is underrated! We used to do this all the time when I was a kid. Check out this cool 4th of July rock painting tutorial from Multiples and More.
Make Lawn Stars with Sifted Flour -Here’s a unique idea from Nifty on BuzzFeed on how to incorporate stars into your yard.
4th of July Printables and Activities
If you want to keep your kids busy on this upcoming 4th of July, check out these free printables! You can find everything from a patriotic word search, to bingo, to a July 4th scavenger hunt.
Free July 4th printables -This is a full collection of free printables!
Patriotic Bingo Free Printables – Does your family love bingo? Your kids will love this 4th of July version from Makoodle!
4th of July Word Search Puzzle – My kids have just gotten into word searches. This 4th of July puzzle, from Jinxy Kids, will help teach them some words associated with the holiday.
4th of July Scavenger Hunt – Every summer party includes the items on this scavenger hunt from Moritz Fine Designs.
4th of July Trivia Game – Learn more about the holiday and quiz your family on what they know about the 4th of July with iMom‘s awesome trivia game!
Goodies for the 4th of July
Whether it’s for the 4th of July (or the rest of the summer), there are summer essentials we all need! If you plan on doing any of these activities and projects, or if you’re planning a summer party, you will need to stock up on these must-have items!
Patriotic Sunglasses – These are fun for the annual 4th of July parade or any beach day!
Patriotic Tutu– Every little girl needs a patriotic tutu!
4th of July Party Pack – This includes all decorations you will need for a summer party.
Patriotic Temporary Tattoos – How awesome!
More Patriotic Fun For the Whole Family!
- Red, White, and Blue Patriotic Treats!
- Patriotic Paper Windsock
- 100+ Patriotic Crafts and Activities
- Patriotic Oreo Cookies
How is your family celebrating the Fourth of July? Comment below!