Summer Activities You Can’t Miss in 2021

Summer Activities You Can’t Miss in 2021

By ILK Post

   June 7, 2021


Summer is around the corner! Are you drowning in tons of summer activities, trying to figure out what to do with your kids? Outdoor summer activities under the sunshine, thrilling adventures in the neighborhood, or even exploration in the unknown fields... Worry no more as we lay all ideas out for you! Come and discover all the fun things to do for kids in the coming summer break. Let’s jump-start this summer with fun and excitement! ILK handpicked 10 enjoyable and skill-enhancing summer activities that our kids will be delighted to join:

  1. Summer Camp

    Say goodbye to school for now, and say hi to the fun and exciting summer learning camp! As a parent, we would always want our kid’s time well spent especially in a long vacation. Instead of sitting in front screens, let you kids be busy in learning and making friends at summer camps! There are many summer camps for children to learn a great variety of skills. More, kids can explore the city and nature while playing! Pack your kids off for all the exciting summer camps!
  2. Summer Hiking

    It is time to take our outdoor gear and hiking shoes! Summer is the perfect season for our kids to get away from the desk and go into nature. Hiking not only allows kids to stay healthy and strong but also can get them closer to our mother nature. Enjoy the time in the wild with kids, and teach them to appreciate and treasure the beauty of the greens. We can observe different wildlife or plants with children, or explore various trails. Let’s make the hiking experience more interesting and adventurous. It is time to take our outdoor gear and hiking shoes! Summer is the perfect season for our kids to get away from the desk and go into nature. Hiking not only allows kids to stay healthy and strong but also can get them closer to our mother nature. Enjoy the time in the wild with kids, and teach them to appreciate and treasure the beauty of the greens. We can observe different wildlife or plants with children, or explore various trails. Let’s make the hiking experience more interesting and adventurous.
  3. Visit Local Museums

    Museum visits can be an amazing summer activity for kids to get their eyes open. Either in hot weather or rainy days, we can still pay a visit to our local museums. From the mysterious outer space, maritime explorations to history and art appreciation, museums provide much more than pure knowledge. There are lots of interesting and engaging interactive elements for kids to learn in fun. Let the kids’ exploration continue indoors, it is surely kids won’t want to leave these happy places.
  4. Cooking the summer flavour

    Will this summer be the time to nurture your kids into master chefs like Jamie Oliver or Gordon Ramsey? Let’s get away from the piles of books and create a fun and unique experience with your children! Learning to cook is far more than just getting a life skill and enjoying good food. Kids can gain much food-related knowledge like a healthy and balanced diet. More to that, they can also learn skills that might even spark up their interest in further development. A kitchen can be a nice nurturing ground to encourage kids to pick up practical skills outside of textbooks. Let the children grow as more independent and responsible kids in cooking, and discover the fun in food!
  5. Visit Local Farm

    If you are looking for a refreshing journey or outdoor experience for kids, the local farms will not disappoint you! It will be a pleasant parent-child experience to reconnect with nature under a spectacular view. Fruits, plants, animals, or even art… The local farms in Hong Kong do worth a visit in this summer vacation! Enjoy the scenery and greens with your children at farms. Take a breath in the quiet nature, and learn to be grateful for the goods and beauty within. Visiting farms is definitely be an incredible summer activity for kids to soak up knowledge and joy! Picking crops, seeing different animals like goats, or making art with natural paints… Who said schools are the only classroom to learn?
  6. Stargazing on a summer night

    Open your eyes and let imagination run free under the magical night sky, where lies the curiosities and mystical beauty. Stargazing is an outdoor activity that allows kids to get their creativity flowing with the enchanting sky. Not only is stargazing certainty an interesting summer activity for kids, but it also encourages children’s curiosity to learn and discover. Grab your telescope, and be ready to take your kids on the stargazing adventure at night. Let the kids open up their desire to know the science of space and the secrets of the summer night. It will be a fun summer activity idea that cannot miss out on!
  7. Summer Volunteering

    Thinking of how your kids can spend their summer in a more meaningful way? You might want to consider volunteering. It is more to showing goodwill and helping people in need, but the rewards within volunteering are priceless. Volunteer can be a great choice of summer activity for kids. It can be a beneficial process for kids to develop their social skills, sense of community. Hence, children can understand their place in society and build up their self-esteem! Volunteering gives children an opportunity to know other kids from all backgrounds, and join hands in contributing to the community. They will have a memorable and fruitful summer in doing goods!
  8. Swimming in the heat is one of the best summer activities

    There is no way we are skipping swimming in the hot summertime! What’s the better way to beat the summer heat than getting into the pool? It is a no-brainer that swimming is beneficial to kids’ physical development and it is an indispensable survival skill. In summer, it is the perfect time to start a swimming class for kids to build their well-being. Having a minimum of 60 minutes’ exercise every day is the key that leads children to be healthier and stronger. Swimming trains up children’s muscle strength, and body coordination. It also is a splendid summer activity to spend your kids’ leisure time in a healthy way!
  9. Summer in Art

    We surely understand the heat might keep you away from getting close to greenery. Your kids might spend their days sticking to the screens and socials. Bring your kids to art lessons and let their creating spirit out for fun! There is no other season that is as energetic and playful as summer. It can be an excellent inspiration to sparks up the imagination and artistry in kids. Keep their hands and mind busy in enjoying the process of making and appreciating art. Instead of staying on phones, why not get your hands moving and have fun in the world of art? Let’s encourage our kids to create in this exciting summertime activity and ignite their boundless creativity.
  10. Enjoy the Summer Music

    The learning continues outside of the pile of textbooks. Learning music can be a great awesome idea for kids to get started with their musical talents in the summer holiday. The learning can be in different formats. Learning to play an instrument, watch a musical or even signing... Learning music may not be new, but it is definitely a constructive yet enjoyable summer activity for kids to have their time well spent. Let’s compose a wonderful summer experience for our kids with music!

Conclusion

Let this summer be fruitful and inspiring for our children. Through different interesting summer activities, kids can enjoy a memorable and valuable holiday. Summer provides an excellent opportunity for kids to learn and play under the sun or indoor. Despite the teaching at school is on pause, but kids’ learning never should! Want your kids to get into all the fun and exciting summer activities? Wish them to spend the summer holiday well? Check out ILK Learning’s Course Catalog to find THE course for your kids! Feel free to reach out for more information on WhatsApp, Facebook and Instagram! We look forward to seeing your messages!

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