The heat is on this summer, but that doesn’t mean everyone needs to stay cooped up near the air conditioner! We’ve pulled together 15 ways you can incorporate water and ice into your family’s active outdoor play time this summer to beat the heat and still have a blast outside!

Activities Using Water

Activities Using Ice

Don’t Forget the Sunblock!

Don’t forget to keep everyone safe and healthy while they’re outside by slathering on plenty of sunscreen! When playing in water, it’s important to keep it handy and reapply frequently. You can even turn it into a learning opportunity, by teaching your kids how the sun affects our skin in this great lesson from TedEd! Watch the video below, then visit their lesson page and encourage your kids to think, dig deeper, and discuss.


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