When the warm weather hits, nothing beats a little H2O. Take it back to basics, and let the littles entertain themselves with a bucket, a hose, a few toys and a lot of creativity. From making nature soup to muddy car washes and painting the pavement, here are 9 ways to make water work!

Day at the Races

Ernie said it best when he said, “Rubber duckie, you’re the one!” Have the kiddos bring their favorite bath time pal outdoors for a little friendly competition, and watch tiny hands (great for small motor skills) squirt the day away. We love this creative way to play, found over at Fantastic Fun and Learning.

photo: Shaunna Evans via Fantastic Fun and Learning

Do you have any easy and fun ideas for water play? Share with us in a Comment. 

—Gabby Cullen