These free Summer printables for kids are fantastic for incorporating fun and learning into your summer vacation! Our printables always pair with engaging hands-on activities! Try art projects, participate in challenges, play with sensory bins, build with LEGO, and even do fun STEM projects and activities with these printables!
Quick and Free Summer Printables for Kids
Many of our free summer printables are meant to be paired with our hands-on activities. Explore, learn, and play with these summer printables for kids! The quick list below shows a few simple packs, but keep reading for more great ideas. Our site has more than 200 free printable projects.
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Summer Camp Week Guides
We have 12 free one-week guides to setting up a mini science camp! If you want a DONE-FOR-YOU camp guide with all the instructions and templates, we have that too! See our FULL CAMP BUNDLE here.
Free Ocean Printables
To plan an ocean unit, look through our various free ocean printables for summer activities! You’ll find various projects for preschool through middle school-age kids, but there are too many to list here!
Keep Kids learning and playing all summer long!
Kids love to learn, and that doesn’t change when summer arrives! Learning doesn’t have to be done at a desk but is best done in a hands-on environment! Pull out the free summer fun guide below if you’re feeling stumped for ideas. It includes ideas for all summer and free STEM challenge cards!
Note: Our free summer printables are paired with an engaging, hands-on activity!
FREE Summer Activities Guide and STEM Challenge Cards!
Free Printable Summer Activities: Science
Of course, you can also check out our entire collection of amazing Summer science experiments! However, here are a few of our favorites with free printable instructions and templates…
- Growing Gummy Bears
- Glowing Jellyfish Craft and Life Cycle
- Bottle Rocket
- Cloud Viewer Template
- Water Refraction
- Moon Phases (Oreo Cookies)
Free Printable Summer Activities: Art
Add these free printable summer art projects to your screen-free time or camps and groups! Each one comes with a free summer-themed printable template. Find more summer art and craft projects here.
- Warhol Popsicles
- Ice Cream Artists Activity
- Pollock’s Fish
- 3D Ocean Craft with templates
- Ocean Map Project
- Puffer Fish Watercolor
- Tropical Frida
Free Printable Summer Activities: STEM & Engineering
Our Jr. Engineers projects all come with free printable templates and instructions! You’ll find more great STEM activities for summer here.
- Build Structures with Marshmallows
- 12-Day Engineering Challenge Calendar
- 5-Day STEM Journal with Activities
- Paper Airplanes and Launcher
- Paper Chain STEM Challenge
- Build a Satellite
- Summer Beach Coding Pictures
- 4th of July Coding Pictures (Coming Soon)
Free Printable Summer Activities: Sensory Play
Dig in and enjoy the tactile experience! Whether you whip up slime or playdough, our sensory play ideas for kids are so much fun to try!
- Summer Slime Camp Guide
- Ice Cream Sensory Bin with Ice Cream Coloring Page
- Tropical Sensory Bin with Summer Bingo
- Ocean Sensory Bin with Ocean Animals Coloring Book
- Dinosaur Sensory Bin with Color By Number
- Sensory Summer Camp Guide
- Pond Life Playdough Mats
Free Printable Summer Activities: LEGO
This is just a short list of our many free LEGO printables. Looking for more? See the complete collection of LEGO sheets here.
- LEGO Ocean Animal Challenge Cards
- LEGO Pirate Task Cards
- LEGO Summer Task Cards
- LEGO Tower Game
- LEGO Summer Challenge Calendar
- LEGO Brick Building Camp Guide