Rev up your play time with these game ideas and activities. We have everything you need to keep young minds and bodies active, including educational games and ways the whole family can play together.
For April 1--or any day your crew is in need of a laugh--check out this collection of pranks, props, treats, and tricks. They're wacky enough to tickle an entire family of fools. We mean that in the nicest possible way, of course.
Your child might not be able to find Pakistan on a map, but teaching her about all kinds of cultures is no more complicated than playing a game. So next time you hear "Mommy, I'm bored!" spark your kid's sense of adventure by adding fresh international flavor to outdoor fun time. Invite her pals over, spin the globe, and pick out a location. Laughter needs no translation.
Help your kids build a fantastic blanket fort with easy tips from Laura Dahl, cofounder of BuiltByKids.com.
Help your kids learn about our feathered friends this winter by hanging our carton feeder in a window.
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Forget flash cards! Tackling vocabulary homework is a lot more fun with this bouncy outdoor activity.
These board games may be old school, but they're still a super-fun way to teach kids about following rules, fairness, and more.
Try something new on your next game night. These family-tested picks are the best of the year!
You can trick your kiddos with these hilarious treats. They'll think they're about to bite into a sweet doughnut but they'll get a mouthful of apple instead!
Want your family to be famous on YouTube, Vine, or Instagram? Well-known for their hilarious, yet wholesome, videos across social networks, the Eh Bee Family has the secret.
Our kid testers played with all kinds of toys to help us find our top picks of 2014. Watch as they interact with some of the coolest playthings on the market.
There'll be no "I'm bored!" whining this summer! Make a staycation as fun for your kids as a week of summer camp with these awesome (and cheap) activities.
Get your baby and big kid off to a happy start with this age-by-age guide to games they can enjoy together.
Astound your kids and show them nature's laws in action with this cool learning activity.
These educational games, crafts, and activities are easy ways to incorporate learning into everyday life.
This simple at-home science experiment lets kids create a fascinating chemical reaction--and make a sparkly memento, too.
Whether you're at the doctor's office, the airport, or the post office, waiting is never pleasant. But when you're accompanied by your small child, it can be positively harrowing. As long as you're not afraid to be a little goofy, these simple games can help you head off disaster and have some fun too.
These indoor activities are so much fun, your child will never know you had a hidden agenda. How's that for a game changer?
Increase math fluency -- and have some supersized fun -- with these giant DIY dice.
Author, teacher, and FamilyFun blogger Emily Neuburger shares crafts and activities for sparking kids' imaginations.
Spell it out, outside! This game puts a super-size spin on an old classic -- and boosts basic literacy skills -- by transforming word-building into an active learning challenge.
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