Convert a cardboard box (we used a Costco diaper box) into simple race lanes for Hot Wheels cars! This simple race track releases four cars at one time. The boys and Janie have been having fun playing with this race track, and it hasn’t broken yet.
How to keep a child busy for hours in the summer: DIY: Giant Ice Cube Awesomeness - filled with plastic animals, dinos, and such. And I'm sure you could put in food dye before its frozen to color it like the ice block in the photo.
10 Ways to Repurpose Cardboard Boxes for Imaginative Play. Imaginative play is a vital part of children’s development. The humble cardboard box can make that possible. We have found 10 ways to repurpose cardboard boxes for imaginative play.
This is why I keep all my magazines! I remember using magazines multiple times for school projects! But this-Really cool idea - cardboard doll house with magazine pictures. Could do with a firehouse/something more boyish, too.
10 ideias criativas para fazer brinquedos com caixas de papelão
Marble Races with a cheap pool noodle (occupies the kids for hours.) Did this, but instead of cutting the pool noodle, the marble is small enough to fit inside the full noodle to roll down. Then can use the noodle for other things too!