Fun for the Family – Free “Dirt Work” Activities
Dirt work isn’t easy work. It can be long hours. It can be hot. It can be cold. It can be daunting. But it’s vital. The younger generation should grow up understanding that this work is impactful. This work is meaningful. This work builds a future.
So what better way to inspire the younger generation than showcasing the industry with fun activities for the family. Below we’ve compiled a list of fun, free activities that you can share with your kids and family. We hope this not only brings some fun and joy to your family, but it allows you to showcase work that you do.
Caterpillar offers some fun and free activities for kids and families online on their site. Here are a few of our favorites.
- Families can have fun on the road with this printable scavenger hunt of Caterpillar equipment. Caterpillar Scavenger Hunt
- Let your kids take their creativity to the next level with Caterpillar coloring pages. Cat® Equipment Coloring Pages | Cat | Caterpillar
- Create a full day of activities with a variety of free print outs including word searches, matching games and more – Activity Pages: All the Fun, Without the Dirt! | Cat | Caterpillar
Other fun activities include:
- Build a truck through this free printable. – Build A Truck
- Let your kids excavate sand playdoh with this easy playdoh recipe.- Sand playdough recipe with construction play theme – FSPDT (frogsandsnailsandpuppydogtail.com)
- Make a DIY cardboard bulldozer blade around the house and yard. – Cardboard Crafts – DIY Bulldozer Blade Toy – LalyMom
For over 40 years, Plateau Excavation has operated in a family-centric environment. We are thankful for our Plateau family and their families.
While our vision is simply to be the leader in the Southeast in innovative infrastructure solutions and earth-moving work, we stay true to our roots and grounded in our core values and principles.