Endless possibilities with a treasure hunt themed activity to break up the day. Gold chocolate coins, a snack, a redbox movie, or even some stickers are some execellent ideas for the treasure. Get the kids involed by:
even decorating the treasure chest
Since my kiddos are little I used post it notes for clues. They loved it so much we ended up doing it several times before dinner. Don't have a treasure chest? Have a shoe box, suit case, old Tide pod container? Those will work prefect. The idea is to keep it simple, with little clean up.