If you have a pool or go swimming very often in the summer then you probably have a few pool noodles laying around. Those plastic noodles are great for lots of activities – even outside of the pool! In June we shared 30+ Fun Summer Activities using pool noodles. Check out this list of 30+ MORE fun pool noodle activities for kids.
Fun ways to use pool noodles
Pool noodles can be used for lots of different things – not just for swimming in the pool.
You can cut them up and use them for a variety of crafts for kids and activity ideas. You’re only limited by your imagination (and how many pool noodles you have hanging around in your backyard)!
Pool Noodle Activities
These 30+ pool noodle activities for kids will have you and your children busy crafting and creating. From art projects, to learning activities, and even some hands-on fun, you’re sure to find a few projects to inspire your kid’s creativity.
- Pool Noodle Sign Stand from Pre-K Pages
- Pool Noodle Alphabet Basket from The Educator’s Spin on It
- Pool Noodle Catapult from Toddler Approved
- Pool Noodle Structures with Toothpicks from Little Bins for Little Hands
- Pool Noodle Water Hose Play from Teach Preschool
- Pool Noodle Syllable Caterpillar from Pre-K Pages
- Pool Noodle Marble Run from P is for Preschooler
- Pool Noodle Stack from 123 Homeschool 4 Me
- Easiest DIY Kid-Made Water Wall from Hand Made Kid’s Art
Pool Noodle Games
- Pool Noodle Letter Matching from Pre-K Pages
- Pool Noodle & Shaving Cream Activity from Little Bins for Little Hands
- ABC Order with Giant Pool Noodle Alphabet Beads from The Educator’s Spin on It
- Pool Noodle Shark from JDaniel4’s Mom
- Pool Noodle Jellyfish from Mama Miss
- Pool Noodle Sculptures from Child Central Station
- Pumpkin Printing with Pool Noodles from Toddler Approved
- Pool Noodle Word Search from Easy Peasy & Fun
- Pool Noodle STEAM Fun from One Time Through
- Pool Noodle Marble Run from Little Bins for Little Hands
- Pool Noodle Sensory Play from The Jenny Evolution
- Pool Noodles & Golf Tees from Time for Play
Pool Noodle Ideas
- Pool Noodle Build a Word Towers from The Educator’s Spin on It
- Pool Noodle Swords from The Joy of Boys
- How to Make a Batting Tee from Pool Noodles from JDaniel’s4 Mom
- Caterpillar Counting from I Can Teach My Child
- Pool Noodle Boat Racing Game from See Vanessa Craft
- Pool Noodle Javelin Throw from Therapy Fun Zone
- Building Blocks Busy Bag from Coffee Cups & Crayons
- Pool Noodle Croquet from Inner Child Fun
- DIY Pool Noodle Sprinkler from Essential Kids
- Adding to 10 Pool Noodle Game from JDaniel4’s Mom
- Counting & Color Sorting with Pool Noodles from Frogs & Snails & Puppy Dog Tails
Do you have a clever way to use pool noodles?
Leave me a comment and tell me about your fun pool noodle activities!