10 Creative Label Crafts for Kids from Inner Child Fun -- No mess! This gumball machine would be cute to track # of American Girl books read (or a sticker for so many minutes read) during the summer. Love it!
Teaching kids to learn Bible verses. Use large Legos for kids to learn their Bible verse. Then play "Take Away" -- by taking away one block and saying the verse. Continue until no blocks left and the kids are saying the verse by memory.