8 Road Trip Activities for Little Learners

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Road trips can be stressful with little ones. You want to keep them occupied, but don’t want to keep them in front of a screen the entire time. So, what do you when you have hours ahead on the road with a car full of little ones? I came across these great road trip activities for your little ones that will keep them entertained the entire time! Or, at least until they fall asleep!

Easy, Printable Activities

Momma! Let me help you. Do you have a printer? How about some page protectors? Go ahead! Head to the store and grab some dry erase markers (or dry erase crayons! That’s all you need. Here are some printables that you can download before your big trip. Just click the download button below!

Check out what’s included in the bundle:

This bundle includes everything from preschool skills to kindergarten review. I’ve included addition problems using tens frames.

Shape tracing using real life objects is a great way to make the shape to object association.

Go on a road trip alphabet scavenger hunt! See how many words or objects you can find on the alphabet sheet.

Make Your Own Activites

We travel a lot. Because of that, I had to come up with some new ideas for road trip activities. These are great, can be made at home and everything you need can be found at the Dollar Store.

Turn foam sheets into lacing activities. First, Cut foam sheets into shapes. Next, punch holes around the perimeter and add a shoe laces!

Popsicle sticks, stickers and clothes pins are all you need for this activity. Of course, you can use any numbers you want to help your little ones review number counting and recognition.

You’ll have a ton of popsicle sticks, so why not use the left overs to practice patterns. Grab some colored pom moms, colored sticker dots or markers and you have a fun, simple activity.

More Road Trip Activities

I came across these fun road trip activities from fellow bloggers! Check them out!

Road Trip Binder | Artsy Fartsy Mom

Various Road Trip Printables | Living Life As Moms

Road Trip Scavenger Hunt | The Chaos and the Clutter

Car Trip Games | Growing Book by Book

Road Trip Bingo for Kids | Only Passionate Curiosity

Velcro Road Trip Bingo | The Soccer Mom Blog

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