Activities for Kids: Jug Catch

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This preschool child development activities guest post is by Kelli at 3 Boys and a Dog, Deals!

Child Development Activities

Skills this child development activity enhances:

For ages: Preschool 3 years +

Jug Catch Materials Needed:

  • 2 – gallon size milk or water jugs
  • Tennis Ball

Jug Catch Instructions:

Cut the bottom two inches off two clean gallon-sized, plastic milk or water jugs.

You and your child can each hold a jug and use it to scoop and catch a soft object like a tennis ball, rolled up sock, or small stuffed animal.

!Make sure the jugs are not sharp.

For more Child Development Activities, be sure to see Free Summer Activities for Kids and The new Activities for Kids page at Crystal and Company!

Kelli gives you hints and tips on how you can save money homeschooling and homemaking! At Deals_3BD she posts coupon/ad matchups, the best homeschooling freebies, printable coupons, and kid friendly recipes.


  1. I’ve been trying to think of ways to recycle all those milk jugs — what a fun idea!
    Stopping in from Kids Activities Blog linky.

    1. Awesome! I love using household items to recycle as educational resources!

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