School’s almost back in session and your child’s boredom has reached it’s peak. Why don’t the two of you get away together to do some parent-child bonding before the start of the school year? Bonus if you make these activities an award for good behavior!
1660 Hamner Ave., Norco, CA 92860
A great place to connect with your child as you work together to create a ceramic creation. They actually let your child create a piece on the pottery wheel! Other activities include a “painting bar” so your little Picasso can pick out the perfect color for her piece. Your child can also choose a pre-made ceramic creation.
7391 East Ave, Fontana, CA 92336
If you have an active child that thrives on gross motor play, Jump Around is the place for him. Jump Around offers a multitude of activities including trampoline jumping, roller skating, and dodge ball. So even your child gets bored easily she can choose from a variety of options.
1525 Howard Access Rd, Upland CA 91786
For your little carpenter, the Sawdust Factory offers activities that offer creation and problem solving. You can choose to build a wooden toy, and then paint it to make it your own. There are a variety of pieces, so if you have multiple children in your party, there are plenty of items to choose from.
7698 Eucalyptus Ave, Ontario, CA 91762
Amy’s Farm is a great place to get your child out of the house and into the fresh summer air. It’s educational tours are sure to enthrall your child as they include information on insects, planting, and where food comes from. If your child loves sensory experiences, this tour will allow your child to experience the farm through all five senses.
42081 Main Street, Temecula, CA 92590
Your budding scientist will love the activities offered at this children’s museum. Electricity, chemistry, physics, and biology are all explored hands-on by your child. Who knows, maybe it will help get her excited for the school to begin!
What activities are you doing with your child as summer ends and the school year is about to begin?
Jenmarie Eadie is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who is passionate about helping children to become less stressed by giving them and their parents tools, support and encouragement. She received her Master’s in Social Work from Arizona State with a dual concentration in Children, Youth, and Families; and Behavioral Health.