Summer Activities for Teenagers Series: The Gamer

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Our Summer Activities for Teenagers Series is the perfect place to find things to do in the summer! In this installment, we have lots of ideas for ‘The Gamer’ in your family!

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The Gamer

For the one who always asks the family to play a board game with them…

Or for the one you never see who has more conversations with their online gaming friends than they do with the people that they live in the same house with…

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Board games are the best!…

  • Play a new board game
  • Create a new board game
  • Learn to play chess
  • Make up new rules for an old board game
  • Build a gaming table


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Create the next big video game!…



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Get those keyboards humming!…

  • Build a gaming computer
  • Create a new computer game


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Everybody needs a little quiet time…

  • Play solitaire
  • Complete a word search or crossword puzzle
  • Work on a puzzle


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Make your backyard a fun zone!…



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Apps are where it’s at!…


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Get ready for your next get-together!…

  • Create a new party game
  • Learn to play a large group card game to teach your family and friends
  • Learn to play a party game you’ve never played before
  • Create a new domino game
  • Create a new card game
  • Learn to make balloon animals
  • Plan an in-home scavenger hunt
  • Plan an in-home escape room


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Disclaimer: All activities in this series may not be suitable for every teenager. It is the responsibility of parents/guardians to determine whether their teens are of appropriate age, maturity, and ability to participate in any given activity. It’s a Joyous Journey LLC takes no responsibility for any accident, injury, behavior, damage, etc. resulting from any person’s involvement in any activity listed in this series. Please note that many activities involve the internet/social media. We take no responsibility for any content on any website other than our own. Please monitor your teen according to your own family’s internet/social media guidelines.

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I love to share my passion for family, faith, learning, and adventure! I am a worship pastor's wife, a homeschool mom, a former public school teacher and counselor, and a Ph.D. in educational psychology. My heart is to encourage and support families who are homeschooling kids with ADHD, homeschooling high school, and raising teenagers. I'm so excited for you to follow along on this joyous journey!

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