Finding creative things to do for kids for the independence day celebration is a challenge for all parents. 14th August is the independence day of Pakistan and as Pakistani, it’s our duty to teach the importance of this remarkable day. If you are planning on some fun ways to keep the kids occupied during independence day 2021 while maintaining social distance. I have made a list of 19 Creative Things To Do on Pakistan Independence Day 2021. All these things are designed for kids of different age groups. In this fun way, you can celebrate Independence Day with the kids this year.
Interactive and Creative Things To Do for Independence Day
Here are a few interactive things that you can do with the kids on independence day. It will be a fun way to share the history of Pakistan and the historical importance of 14th August.
Hoisting Flag Activity
You can use a pole and a large-sized Pakistani flag for the hoisting flag activity. Bring the kids to the balcony or rooftop of your house. Ask them to assist you in hoisting the flag. You can even tell the kids to have a fun competition with the neighborhood kids to see who has the biggest hoisted Pakistani flag in the area.
Hanging Pakistani Flag Banners
As a child, I remember the best part about independence day was purchasing Pakistani flags, banners, and badges. You can take the kids to buy some banners of the Pakistani flag. Among creative things to do would be to let the kids hang the banners around the house and decorate how they please.
Dressing Up for the Independence Day
Wearing a white and green shalwar suit, the national dress of Pakistan in the flag colors is exciting for kids. You can have them dress up in green and white outfits to enjoy the spirit of independence day with full zeal. Take some pictures to capture the memories forever.
Story Telling Time and Reading
You can buy some books related to stories of Independence Day struggles and have a reading time for the kids. If the kids are younger, an elder of the house can also have storytelling time with the kids. This way you can tell the stories to kids in a fun manner that they will understand and remember the hardships, as well as sacrifices that were done for the independence of Pakistan.
Watch Patriotic Shows and Documentaries
Usually, on Independence Day, several TV channels broadcast patriotic shows and documentaries related to the freedom movement of Pakistan. For independence day 2021, you can arrange some popcorns and snacks for the kids to have a good time while watching the shows.
Creative Ideas to Keep Kids Busy for Independence Day 2021
Whether it’s involving the kids in performing a skit, have quiz games, or anything else. There is a number of ways to keep the kids busy for independence day 2021.
Performing Independence Day Skits
You can help the kids dress up as national heroes like Quaid-e-Azam, Fatima Jinnah, Allama Iqbal, Liaquat Ali Khan, as well as others. You can plan a small skit for them to portray as the national heroes and relive some historic moments.
Playing Quiz Games on Pakistan Independence Day
A day or two before independence day 2021, you can prepare some quiz questions that you can ask the kids to learn. On 14th August, you can have a quiz game where you can ask the quiz questions. You can keep the reward for the winner to make it interesting for the kids. It will increase the general knowledge of the kids and will be a fun way to get them to learn.
Have Milli Naghma Competition For Pakistan Day 2021
A way to encourage kids is to have a milli naghma karaoke. Whether it’s the national anthem or national songs, you can ask the kids to sing along. The best singer can be rewarded with a nice gift.
Creative Things To Do While Being Crafty
Kids can be crafty for the independence day celebration and make something fun. Here are some ideas you can try.
Pakistan Day Inspired Face Painting
Kids can make or get face painting done under adult supervision. You can use non-toxic, skin-friendly paints that are easy to remove. It will be an enjoyable way for the kids to get messy and creative at the same time.
Pakistani Flag Painting Competition
Give some paper and some colors to kids to have a Flag Painting Competition. The reward can be something cool that the kids are really interested in. It will be among creative project ideas to keep the kids occupied for a while.
Independence Day Card Making
Creative things to do for Kids for independence day 2021 is to make cards. They can design the cards in any manner they like. You can also encourage them to give to friends and family. For ideas, check 27 Pakistan Day Crafts.
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Green and White Theme Jewelry Designing for Independence Day 2021
A fun thing for little girls can be to design their independence day jewelry to match their outfits. Adults can help them to make a hairband, a pendant, studs, and even bangles.
To learn how to make Green and White Ribbon Hairband for 14th August, check my article for design suggestions.
Creating a Pakistani Flag Design Pendant is very easy.
Studs will look very cute on little girls and these Coin Earrings are among the creative ideas you should try.
Green Glitter Bangles are super easy to make and will look fabulous.
Independence Day Celebration Crafts for Grown-Ups
Why should only the kids have all the fun? Adults can enjoy independence day while being artistic. Here are some creative things to do for grown-ups for 14th August.
You can decorate an Art Journal Cover with a Pakistani flag theme and it will be a fun way to get crafty.
If you are into wall art, Wall Art Decor for Independence Day is an excellent creative idea to try out.
Let the inner artist in you shine by painting this Minar e Pakistan Painting On A Pillow.
These Pakistani Flag Theme Pouches are easy to make and you can store stationary, makeup, or other items in them.
I hope you had a good time reading 19 Creative Things To Do on Pakistan Independence Day 2021. Let me know which of these were your favorite ideas.