10 awesome busy bags to make for kids that are both simple to put together and inexpensive to make. Great as boredom busters and unplugged quiet time.
Busy bags are awesome to have on hand. They are great for unplugged quiet time, perfect for summer down-time, and super handy for waiting rooms, airplanes, etc. If you don’t have a stash yet, you need one!
10 Simple and Inexpensive Busy Bags
I love to make busy bags out of felt. Felt and craft foam is inexpensive to buy and are both durable for little hands. Plus, the opportunities for play are endless! Here are 10 busy bags for kids that are simple to make and great to have on hand.
This was perfect for Valentine’s Day, but I know some kiddos who would love sparkly hearts all year long!
Set up a pretend pancake shop with this one! What will you top your pancakes with?
On the back of your pancakes from above, make some cookies!
I don’t know a big kid that can resist an emoji. Make your favorite face!
Perfect for travel as you don’t even have to open the bag to use! Simply look through the clear window and see what you can find.
Early readers will get a kick out of all the words they can make with this one!
Grab this free printable in the post below, and get playing!
Spring Bugs Tic Tac Toe and Busy Bag (free printable)
Counting has never been so cute!
Who doesn’t love rainbows? These rainbow busy bags are super cheap to make, and are SO fun!
My big kid loves to find different ways to make a dollar. The clothespins also give his little fingers a little fine motor workout. Win win!
Whip up a handful of these busy bags and keep your big kids busy all summer long! Have toddlers? These are perfect for unplugged quiet time. Which is your favorite?