Throw, paint, crumple, and PLAY your way through this summer’s Olympic Games with these Olympics games for kids.
Give a few of these sixteen ideas a try when you’re looking for an easy afternoon activity – or a great playdate activity!
16 Olympics Inspired Play Ideas:
Raid your recycling bin to create lots of Olympic Ring stamps with this activity from Housing a Forest.
Make an Olympic Ring Ball Toss — great for outdoor play from I Can Teach My Child.
My guys loved this paint your own 3-D ring craft from Sugar Aunts.
Get out your straws to make this kid-friendly straw javelin throw from Toddler Approved.
Paint your own Olympic flag rocks from Nontoy Gifts!
Take the Olympic Torch fun a step further and try this experiment to make the flames flicker (from JDaniel4’s Mom)
With this Olympic leaf crown (from Jenny Evolution) you can talk with your kids about the laurel leaf wreaths from the ancient Olympics!
Textured Olympic rings from Mess For Less
We love making our Olympic Flag Craft and getting out the flags that represent the countries in whichever sport we are watching.
Make your own Olympics memory game (from Red Ted Art) — all you need to do is print and cut!
Reuse your straws and disposable cups with these Olympic game ideas from The Educators’ Spin on It.
Break out the markers to create your own coffee filter Olympic Rings from No Time For Flashcards.
Combine a snack and a fun activity in one with this cereal Olympic Ring necklace from Coffee Cups & Crayons!
I know this year is the summer Olympics. But this Olympic Luge Marble Painting activity from Kitchen Floor Crafts might be my favorite thing ever!
Talk about the colors in the Olympic rings — and the colors in the flags of all the nations participating in the Olympics – with our Olympic colors game!
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