1. A Never-Ending Pile of Fun
Watch this video from Christine French Cully on turning chores into games for kids.
2. Solve a Puzzle
Try this Hidden Pictures puzzle, where all the socks have a match. Then have a family contest to see who can sort the most socks from the laundry in one minute!
3. Read a Punny Play
Read this play about “sole mates.” Grab some socks and put on a family show!
4. Fold in Some Fun
Read about the many benefits that folding laundry has for kids. Then turn on some music and have a family folding dance party!
5. Make a Laundry Basket Theater
The show must go on! Help your kids set up their own improv theater and get ready for loads of giggles.
6. Do Something for Others
Make laundry lists of ways to be helpful. Have your kids try one of these ideas or come up with a few of their own.
7. Write, Draw, or Talk About It
Invite your child to pick one or both of these prompts, then record, document, or save their creative output.
What kind of dog makes you laugh? A laundromutt! Check out more jokes on HighlightsKids.com, and send us your favorite joke or riddle!