Here is another Summer Idea for your Kiddos that’s Super Inexpensive and a Lot of Fun, Plus you can use these Water Bottle Bowling Pins over and over again!
This is an easy craft idea that your kids can help with, My 5 year old had a Blast helping me with this one!
Start with 10 Empty Water Bottles and Lids, Then all you need are Food Coloring, Water and a Hot Glue Gun.
Fill each bottle with Water (Almost to the Top) Add about 3 Drops of Food Coloring to each Bottle. The 3 drops was perfect for every color except Yellow, to get a bright yellow it took about 7-8 drops of food coloring.
I placed Hot Glue around the edges of the caps before screwing them on, this helps keep the caps on when they get hit with the ball :) So I highly recommend securing the caps before letting your kids hit these, it will help them last a lot longer.
Line up your Bowling Pins and grab a Small Basketball or Dodgeball and start Bowling away. We used 4 different colors on our Bowling Pins, there are 4 Blue Bottles, 3 Red Bottles, 2 Green Bottles and 1 Yellow Bottle.
Another idea would be to color sand or Rice and use that instead of the Water but I thought that sounded a lot more expensive and this was an easy craft that we could make with items we already had on hand!
Also, Make sure you’re following my Summer Ideas for Kids Pinterest Board!
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