20+ Sidewalk Chalk Activities That’ll Keep Kids Entertained for Hours
These sidewalk chalk ideas are so awesome! Seriously, some people so creative!? There are so many fun ideas and so many great photo opportunities! I wish we had an asphalt driveway so we could try more of these out at home!
It is without a doubt, one of our favorite childhood past-times. Sidewalk chalk is an inexpensive and fun way to liven up any summertime day!
Some Creative Sidewalk Chalk Activity Ideas
Art, craft and design introduce participants to a range of intellectual and practical skills. It enables learners to use and understand the properties of a wide range of tools, machines, materials and systems. It provides children, young people and lifelong learners with regular opportunities to think imaginatively and creatively and develop confidence in other subjects and life skills. Today, we are going to share with you some amazing sidewalk chalk ideas. Sidewalk chalk means writing or drawing on pavements or other outdoor surfaces.
1. Write Messages
Use chalk of different colors and write messages on the pavement for someone to surprise them. A very unique way of surprising your loved ones. It is easy to use and even kids can learn to make drawings from these.
2. The Christmas Tree
Make your Christmas decorations even more beautiful now by not only decorating the walls but also the floors. Use green chalk to make the tree and then add further decorations on it by making ribbons, Christmas balls and stars on the tree. It is very interesting and easy to make and when you make this art with your child teach them about the significance of celebrating this festival and make them learn new things.
3. Writing names
Teach your kids to write names and other spellings using this activity and ask them to decorate it with chalks of their choice. This is a very effective method of teaching things to children such as spellings and colors. It also helps to develop the spatial skills of kids.
4. Making Drawing
Use this amazing activity to create this lovely drawing. Ask you kid to draw the sun, clouds, rain and an umbrella. Show him the pictures of these things and later ask him/her to memorize it and make a drawing of all the things that they have learnt. It is an effective way through which kids retain in mind whatever they learn when simultaneously they are asked to draw figures of all those things which have been taught to them. It sharpens memory and children learn without even realising it.
5. The Night Sky
Make this art an extremely fascinating drawing of the dark night sky with bright yellow stars and the faint moon. It is a fairytale drawing. Ask children to draw such drawings and narrate stories, one of their choice. When kids will do this activity together, it will also give them a cordial nature and they will learn to co-operate and work together.
6. The Beach time Sidewalk Chalk
Make this extremely cool art of a beachside consisting of a beach chair, umbrella, and the pleasant sun. In this pandemic when you are bound to not step out, give your kids the ultimate virtual vacation feeling with this kind of art. Children will also feel involved and when they will draw these they will benefit themselves in a way or the other.
7. The Swing Sidewalk Chalk Activity
Decorate the floors of your child’s play area with these ideas. Ask children to make games or toys of their choice and decorate their rooms. For example, the swings have been drawn and kids are pretending to swing. It is an amazing way for kids to express themselves and socialize more.
8. Playing with the Swords
Draw these cute and lovely swords using chalk art. Children find such arts very fascinating like here in this picture two swords have been drawn and kids on either side are holding a sword. It is an amazing idea for clicking photographs. You can draw many such drawings and themes and click photographs. When you’re having a party , make such drawings on the floor where people have to give their best poses and it can act as a photo booth for people.
9. Underwater world
Make this exquisite drawing of the underwater world with the chalk activity. Ask children to make drawings of various sea animals and learn their names and characteristics. They will learn to act and think like designers and artists, working intelligently and creatively.
10. The colorful pavement
Make this absolutely stunning pavement by Coloring the bricks using chalks of vibrant colors. It is a very effective way of keeping children involved in something productive like this. Also, it adds to the aesthetic beauty of your society. Moreover, it’s an amazing idea for keeping your society clean because when people see it in such a beautiful Way they will not want to spoil it by dirtying it, instead, they will help in maintaining its beauty and cleanliness.
11. An effective teaching method
Use the floor in any way you want, sit on the ground, and teach things to your children such as how to write their name, grade, and their parents name. Ask them to write with chalk different things such as names of fruits and draw them.
12. The Birthday Cake
Draw this gorgeous birthday cake for your child on their birthday, use it to click realistic pictures of kids. In the birthday party, you can hold a competition among the kids where they have to make a birthday cake using these chalks and the best one would win. It’s a nice way of involving children. Make teams and they will lean cordially working and also imbibe leadership quality and cooperation.
13. The Bubble Art
Make this stunning and realistic bubble art with chalks of various colors. Use your creative technique to give it this realistic look. Teach the same to children/students. Art is an integral part of society and you can also draw art related to festivals of different cultures and help children learn about different cultures.
14. The Crown
Make this simple and lovely crown by drawing three solid triangles and then draw small stars on the top of it to give it a perfect crown look. Dress up your child like a queen/king and click their picture beneath the crown. Teach children about these shapes and colors and help them grow.
15. The Space Art
Make this fascinating drawing of the planets, stars, rocket, and moon. Like here, we have made Saturn, rocket, the moon’s surface, and a shooting star. Tell children about all these and their significance. Click a picture of your dog and tell kids that “Laika” was the first mixed breed dog to travel the space. Increase their knowledge through these drawings by telling them such things. Children will automatically get interested and be eager to learn more.
16. The Butterflies
Draw these beautiful giant wings of butterflies. Ask children to fill in their favorite colors. Tell them about the butterfly as it not only adds aesthetic beauty to the environment but is also very useful for the environment as it is a major requirement for the transfer of plant seeds for pollination. The Christian see it as a symbol of resurrection and hope.
17. The balloon Sidewalk Chalk Art
Ask children to draw these wonderful balloons and color them with colors of their choice. You can make such chalk drawings and decorate your rooms for parties.
18. Chalk Art for Kids
Make these cute chalk art designs and you can use them for photoshoots of your children. You can also make other designs and use for different kinds of photoshoots and parties. This will be a new idea to make your party interesting with a new kind of photo booth for people and kids.
19. Chalk Art designs for baby pictures
Make this absolutely amazing design consisting of flowers, stars and cakes. Write your baby’s age and click some lovely and cute pictures of your baby. It is a very nice way of saving yourself from the expenses of photoshoot and also gives you the change to enhance your art and skills.
20. Chalk Art Designs for Special days
Draw this design for Father’s day. Make the planets and stars and write your message for your dad. You can make such designs for special occasions and help your kids learn about all these days and help them evolve socially and culturally.
21. One with the Flowers
Make these gorgeous flowers with your kids and click photographs. When you cannot step out make flowers and gardens using the chalk. Art helps to develop the manual dexterity of children.
22. Funny Weightlifting Chalk Art
An amazing photograph to make capture your sweetest memories. This will be a new idea to add fun to your party and enjoy the day with a creative photoshoot.
Art in itself is great form of therapy for adults as well as kids. It soothes and relaxes all the six senses. It also helps to develop the mind and coordination. Not only does art have all these benefits but also it helps one to cut down the expenses on things such as decorations and photoshoots and thus, is also economical.
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