If in the summer the child is forced to stay at home during the day, for example, because of bad weather or for another reason, the task of adults is to come up with a boring occupation for him.
In the courtyard, summer is the time for outdoor outdoor games. But it also happens that on a day off suddenly it's raining, so the child does not know what to do with himself.
Sit the child all day in front of the TV -This is not an option. You can give him some simple tasks or offer simple but interesting games. A busy child will not interfere with adults who may have, for example, a cleaning plan, and will also learn something new.
Simple games with children for a rainy day
"An important message." For this game, you have to inflate the ball, and on it to write a poem, an anecdote or a small message. The ball is blown off and hidden, so that the child can find it. The child should be told that somewhere an important message hid, which is written on the ball, and ask to help find it. Kids are interested not only to look for the ball, but also to inflate it to see the letters, but will read the written one of the adults.
"Aircraft". While mom is busy in the kitchen, the child is given a paper asking to build several airplanes from it. Each aircraft master should give a name, and imagine himself a pilot. Mom will take on the role of air traffic controller - will allow takeoff and subsequent landing at the airport with the name "Kitchen".
Lessons with older children
But the task, which will be interesting for children, andAdults - "Map of desires." It takes a large sheet of paper, glue, markers, cuttings from magazines and newspapers. Each participant of the game must think about what he would like most of all, and on a sheet of paper to draw a desire or to perform an application, a collage on this topic. There may be several desires - well, each of them must be visualized.
During the creative process, it is usefulTalk with the child, ask why he wants this, when, how he imagines the process itself. If it turns out, the completed wish card should be preserved - in a few months or years it will be interesting to look at it and note what has already come true.
"The sea in the bottle." Pour water into a bottle of clear plastic. There also add a little food coloring blue or blue, tiny toys, seashells, sequins and other suitable trifles. If a trip to the sea is planned in the near future, you can dream up with the child, imagine who he would like to see there.
From a piece of cellophane you can make a "jellyfish". It is better to just take a bag - the site in its center is wrapped with a thread, the body of the jellyfish is obtained. Scissor the remainder with strips. "Medusa" is launched into the bottle. In conclusion, there also pour a small amount of vegetable oil, cover the cover, shake everything. Now you can observe the "marine inhabitants", and for the child it can be even more interesting than a home aquarium.