Fun Things to do When your Bored List for Kids


Welcome to the "Fun Things to Do When Your Bored" Activities List for Kids. We wrote up this list is to inspire you to come up with your action plan to fight boredom and go have more fun. DISCLAIMER: All these activities are dangerous and shouldn’t be attempted at all and are not recommended, ever. These are for entertainment purposes only.



Fun Things to do When Bored for Kids


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This list is for five to twelve year olds. All of these activities should have some form of parental supervision to make sure everybody is safe and nothing unexpected happens.

Inside Fun Things to Do


20 questions
One Person picks an animal, plant or mineral and the rest of the players ask yes or no questions until they find the answer or they ask 20 questions - whichever comes first

Play Cards
Go Fish, Crib, Bridge, Crazy Eights, Hearts or Poker

Read Some Comic Books then try and make your own

Play Dominoes
Set up dominoes in a big long line then knock them over

Look Through a Telescope up at the nights sky

Take an IQ test online

Get a giant jigsaw puzzles and get some snacks

Name That Tune
Play Name That Tune with your ipod. Just play the song for a few seconds and see if you can guess what it is.

Spin a Rubik's Cube

Play Board Games
Play Board Games like Monopoly, Scrabble or Pictionary

Send a Letter to the Leader
Who is in charge? Send a letter to the leader of your country.

Send a Letter to a Celebrity
Who is your favorite? Send a fan letter to someone you admire.

More Fun Things to do when Bored for Kids


Do a Headstand then see if you can walk across the room

Play Hide-and-Go-Seek

Dance to Some Music
Get everybody involved no matter how old they are. Everybody loves to dance, most people need some encouragement.

Armpit Farting Skills
You know how this one works. Extra points for behind the knees, hands and eye sockets.

Jump Rope
Try doing some tricks while you are at it

Shoot Some Hoops

Take Some Crazy Photo Action Shots and email them to your friends

Play Cops and Robbers in the basement

Play Freeze Dance


Learn some yo-yo tricks.

Bouncy Balls
Buy as many superballs as you can. throw them all day at the same time - preferably inside with no carpet. Be careful not to break things because your bouncing will go from very funny to not very funny at all.

Have a Scavenger Hunt for chocolate

Play Hop Scotch

Musical Chairs

Helium Balloons - let them float to see the ceiling and try to pop them

Have a Pillow Fight - make sure you are in a pillow fight safe zone

Have a Hula Hooping Contest

Play Twister with your friends

Have a Limbo Contest

Dust off your Slinky if you have one

Play Paddleball

Watered Down Basketball - Throw crumpled up paper into the trash.

Fun for Kids with Food


Make Banana Splits for everybody in your house

Make a sandwich with 5 layers

Make the most colorful fruit salad possible

Have a bar-b-q with friends - ask for help when you need it

No Silverware - Eat a meal with just your hands, spaghetti is especially fun.

Make Pancakes in the shape of Mickey Mouse

Make Some Caramel Apples

Make a Ginger Bread House or Dangerous Looking Ginger Bread Men - Hey nobody said the gingerbread men have to be nice - they can be
naughty too.

Make Some Smores

Cook dinner for your parents

Make a Root Beer Float

Make breakfast in bed for somebody

Ask for help to bake a cake

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