Let’s talk table games today, shall we? Winter and DIY games go hand in hand my friend and you are going to learn why today.
Winter is here and we have to prepare for a rainy or snowy days which are in front of us. That will reduce the time spent outside on the fresh air for our kids.
That means they will spend more time inside and what can they do for entertainment? Well, I have an ideal arrangement – DIY games! To help you with the ideas I have gathered DIY games you can do for your children to keep them occupied.
4 Table Games You Can DIY On A Rainy Day
DIY foosball game
To make a foosball game, you will require a cardboard box for the field, plastic straws and wooden grill stick for the bars and clothespins for the foosball players.
Cut the gaps between the poles.
Give the cardboard box to your youngsters so they can color it. Take the plastic straws and fill them with grill sticks.
Straws have to be thick so they can convey the foosball players. At the point when the kids are finished with the cardboard, let it dry.
You don't need to do anything with the players right now. At the point when the crate is dry, you need to pull the straws through the openings and paste the clothespins (the players) on the straws.
When paste dries, you can play foosball with your youngsters.
On the off chance that you have a little cardboard box, don't cut anything. On the top of the case draw a Tic Tac Toe grid.
You will need 10 bottle tops and in two colors. If you have them in one color, paint them – that is something your children can do.
Let the jug tops dry and you are ready! It regards have a cardboard box with the top since you can store bottle tops when you are finished playing which is awesome.
DIY Memory Game
The memory game is fantastic because it offers hours of fun however it likewise enhances youngsters' memory.
For this game, you will also need a cardboard. Paint one side of the cardboard in the same color and let it dry. Draw a grid on it and cut it so you wind up with many small rectangles.
Give the rectangles to your children and let them draw something on everyone, except the illustrations must be in a couple. Now you have your own memory game you made with your children.
DIY Ball Maze Game
Another fun and instructive amusement is this Ball Maze Game.
The amusement is incredible for enhancing the hands and eyes coordination. You need a shallow cardboard box and few tissue rolls.
Let kids color the tissue rolls in various colors and when they are dry, stick them on the cardboard without order. Colors you have on the tissue rolls copy on the little cardboard rectangles.
You will need the ball that can fit effortlessly through the tissue rolls and that is it. Share the small cardboard rectangles.
The rule of this game is that you have to roll the ball through the tissue rolls in the exact order you have on the cardboard rectangles.
There 4 DIY table games are perfect for those wintery days when kids can’t go outside. They will keep kids entertained for hours and it is something that can be created together as a family.
And you can’t beat that!
Your turn: Share with us any DIY table games you and your family have created?
Mark is a foosball player with a blog Foosball Zone. On that blog, he expounds on foosball tips and traps, history and everything identified with foosball. If you want to see his work check out a post about soccer coffee table by Foosball Zone.