Summer Boredom Busters

School's out for summer and that means free time to do what you want: Go to bed later, sleep in, play more games, hang out with friends, and explore the world outside. In case you run out of fun ideas and before you say the dreaded, "I'm bored," to an adult, check out this list of fun games, puzzles, jokes, and activities. Funny Fill-Ins will have you and your friends laughing and you can drive your family crazy on a car trip with some silly jokes!

Photo: A girl sliding off of a water slide

GeoGames: Choose an event and compete with animal athletes.

Water Balloon Toss: Try this game on a hot summer day.

Ice Cream Sandwiches: Make these sweet treats with your family.

Just Joking: Frog Folly: Learn some new jokes to tell your friends.

Puzzles & Quizzes Quiz Your Noodle, then put together slide and jigsaw puzzles!

Scrapbook: Save memories of all your summer adventures!

Great Turtle Race: Swim in this underwater race. Can you make it to this week's leaderboard?

Funny Fill-In: A Royal Vacation: Fill in the blanks to create a crazy vacation story.

Tie-Dyed T-Shirt: Make your own cool shirt to wear to the beach or the pool.

DogEared: Pick your next summer book.

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Photograph by John Burcham