What do you do to keep kids active and from boredom?

Remember Chinese Checkers, Tick-tac-toe, Volleyball, Jarts, Jump rope, Simon says, Painting rocks? We might have to reinvent the use of our imagination and creativity and go back to some of the old school games.  

Whenever we took a ride, the license plate game kept us occupied. Even interpreting some of the vanity plates can be more challenging!