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This is probably one of the easiest ways to entertain kids while babysitting: watch an age appropriate movie! Prepare some popcorn and drinks while the kids that you are babysitting are enjoying one of their favorite movies! This is a very good way to keep them at ease and out of trouble, especially if you are babysitting more than two kids at once.
Well, kids have always found fascinating to make tents, whether they're big or little! So all you got to do is grab a sheet or two, a couple of mop and broom sticks, and you're ready to go! You can have the kids that you are babysitting help you out set it up. Once you have created the tent, you can read stories out loud, or you can actually just even use it exclusively for their nap time!
A very classical, yet effective way to entertain kids while babysitting is by bringing in to the babysitting scene some fun play-dough! Kids will love creating animals, flowers, bowls, giant balls, and other fun objects! This is an amazing way to get their imagination going, and learn also from the other kids that you are babysitting that day or night.
An amazing way to entertain kids while babysitting is by taking the kids out for a walk! with the permission of their guardians, as a babysitter you can teach the kids that you are babysitting about animals, transportation, plants, and the community! Of course, always take the right precautions and make sure that the kids are always safe.
Kids love playing with water especially when it's so hot! So with the permision of the parents of the kids that you are babysitting, you can set up a pool in your yard and give them endless hours of fun! Usually a small, plastic pool can work. Just make sure that the kids that you are babysitting are being supervised by you at all times.
This is one of the most entertaining ways to keeps the kids that you are babysitting busy and happy that they are with you! Use some creativity to create with them a play and pretend that all of you are at the theatre! Ask them what are the topics that they are mostly interested in. Then combine them, create a plot, and encourage them to put into practice their improvisation skills!
When it comes to think about the best ways to entertain kids while babysitting then it it doesn't take too long to figure out that playing with bubbles are one of the most classical ways to entertain the kids that you are babysitting! They're really cheap and trust me, it will give those kids hours and hours of non-stop fun!