Non-digital stuff to get kids' creativity & critical thinking skills going
1. Treasure Hunts
You can co-opt for chores (they may not like it as much) or just for fun.
Create treasure map and leave it where they will find it.
- chores done or fun task (side quest) to get next clue. Can keep them busy all day
2. Idea List as pictures
- paint idea lists
- sidewalk chalk picture idea lists
3. Build Parachutes
Have them make parachutes out of different materials and then they get to jump off and pretend/experiment
4. Build Forts
5. Make Your own slip slide
Lowe's/Home depot has giant plastic tarps.
- have them see how big of a foam mountain they can create
6. Pairing Library with ice cream days
Perhaps a bit manipulative but for the good