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Are you looking for some fun activities that you can enjoy with your toddler? Here's providing you a long list of activities that will suit you and your toddler and will offer lot of fun and laughter.


Fun Things to Do With Toddlers

The most active period in the child’s development is the time when it is a toddler. It is also the most joyful and daunting period for parents. Toddlers are inquisitive and want to know everything around them, and they don’t hesitate in asking questions. Their energy level is so high that they are capable of taking part in several activities without actually getting tired, while you may be gasping for breath. However, don't worry for these activities are worth the effort and pain taken as they not only help in faster and better development of children, but also prepare them for the life. These activities give them a better insight of the world at large. What's more, you get to re-live your childhood days by indulging in all the fun and entertaining activities. There are several indoor and outdoor activities that you can choose, depending upon your choice or preference. Keep in mind that whichever activity you choose, apart from providing fun and entertainment, it should be educational in nature, so as to enhance your child’s development. Here is a long list of activities or fun things that you can do with your toddler.
 
Fun Things to Do With Toddlers
 
Outdoor Activities
 
Visit a Playground
You will be surprised to see how much fun it could be sliding with your toddler or watching it go up and down in the see saw. The playground is a place of fun activities, and what better can it be than to indulge in two hours of pure entertainment with your toddler in the playground. Best part about it is, no matter where you live, you are sure to find a playground nearby.
 
Plan a Picnic
You can choose to plan a picnic, which is quite a fun thing to do with a toddler. With the help of your toddler, gather scrumptious foods to pack in the wicker basket. Once you're done with the packing, find a good picnic spot to visit where you can have fun with your kid and head on straight away to the spot. You can carry rackets, frisbee, football or even bat for that additional dose of amusement.
 
Play Football
Football is one of the most favorite games of kids. You might have loved playing football as a kid. Now it’s your kid’s turn. Not only would playing football help you spend quality time with your little one, but it would also assist in developing his/her gross motor skills. Also, your kid would learn a new sport.
 
Planting Trees
Planting is another good fun activity that you can do with your kid. If your child loves digging in the dirt, you can use its likeness in a valuable manner by planting a tree. This way you will add beauty to the nature and will also share fun moments with your toddler.
 
Indoor Activities
 
Story Telling
Children love to listen to stories. As such, nothing can be better than reciting your little one its favorite story. Take an old story book that you used to read as a kid or buy a new one and read it to your toddler; it would surely love the experience. Try to make the story telling more funny and interesting by using different voices for different characters.
 
Make Caricatures
Sit down on a chair facing your toddler and draw its face as it draws yours. It is a very interesting and funny activity and you will be very pleased to find out how you both see each other. Also it would develop the child’s eye and hand coordination.
 
A Photo Shoot
This is especially for those angels out there. Dress your cutie pie in its best attire and bring it to a place especially decorated for a photo shoot. Bring out that inner model of your to by making it give pose to shutter bugs. The child is surely going to love the experience of being a star, while you can capture various emotions it reflects.
 
Make a Music Video
If your toddler loves music and dancing, then there could be nothing better than having a musical evening with your little one. For the same, all you need is a CD of its favorite song and some space. Put on the music and watch your toddler sing and dance to the music.  

We hope that you will be pleased with this long list of activities that you can indulge with your toddler. Have fun and share precious moments with your loved one!



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