Family Field Day

Young, Risa
June 2004
Scholastic Parent & Child;Jun-Aug2004, Vol. 11 Issue 6, p71
Get fit and promote cooperative play with these easy, active games. Use hoops to create a jumping game. Place them in a straight line on the ground and invite your child to jump or hop through each hoop. Obstacle courses help children build a variety of gross-motor skills, including balance, spatial awareness, tumbling, agility, and strength. Set up cones for walking around, and create a tunnel out of boxes to crawl through.


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