Are you looking for some fun and educational activities to do with your kids this summer?
Check out my latest blog post about beach learning activities! I’ve gathered a bunch of fun and educational ideas that will keep your kids entertained all summer long.
The best part is that most of these activities are free or very affordable, so you can enjoy the summer sun without breaking the bank. And your kids will keep learning without forgetting all of their skills over the summer.
Read this blog post and find out what fun things you can do this summer.
Looking for beach-themed learning activities? Check out these beach-themed activities and printables!
They are perfect for kids of all ages. From letter find to “I Spy” games and dot-to-dots, there’s something for everyone. Plus, they’re a great way to learn about beach animals and their habitats.
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Recommended Beach Books for Kids
Reading is a very good activity for kids. Here are my book recommendations for a beach-themed book that kids will love.
Llama Llama Sand and Sun: A Touch & Feel BookCommotion in the OceanThe Sandcastle That Lola BuiltBiscuit’s First Beach DayGoing to the Beach: Beach book for kids 3-5 (Sean 1)Shark Lady: The True Story of How Eugenie Clark Became the Ocean’s Most Fearless Scientist (Women in Science Books, Marine Biology for Kids, Shark Gifts)
Beach Learning Activities
Our first on the list is the Beach Letter Find Printable. Kids of all ages can play this exciting letter find game. Just use a timer and find out how fast they can find the letters.
This fun printable is perfect for kids who are just started learning the alphabet. You can use dot markers, pom poms, or bingo dabbers for this one.
If your child loves the I Spy Game, this printable will surely be his or her favorite!
Don’t forget about the books! Reading is an awesome way to learn about everything and I made a great list of beach books for you to check out.
What is a beach without seashells? Now you can bring the beach inside your home with this jello play dough with a seashell theme.
Recommended Beach Activity Kits
You can check these two complete sets from Etsy if you’re looking for a complete set of beach activities.
More Beach Learning Ideas
Beach Themed Gross Motor Dice by 3 Dinosaurs
Teach kids about beach animals and what they do with this fun game.
Indoor Beach by 3 Dinosaurs
Can’t go to the beach? Then bring the beach inside by preparing this beach sensory bin that young kids will enjoy.
Beach Gear Counting Cards by Simple Fun for Kids
Have an awesome counting activity using these printable beach gear counting cards. They’ll learn about the different gears that people uses at the beach, too.
Colorful Sand Painting by STEAMsational
Kids will love this colorful sand painting activity that enhances their creativity.
Sand Slime by STEAMsational
Teach kids how to make their own slime with this beach-themed STEAM activity using real beach sand.
More Summer Activities
Need even more summer ideas? Try one of these for more outdoor messy fun.
Marble Run Water Slide by Mama Papa Bubba