Beach Games for Kids & Adults - Moms & Munchkins
These beach games for kids are also great for adults that want to act like kids for the day. All so easy & inexpensive to create - great ways to keep cool.
Dancing Fairy Ring
*** This listing is for the ring in the top picture. Custom colors are available on request. *** Once you pick up a Dancing Fairy Ring, you won't want to put it down. My son and his friends love using them at their weekly music and movement gathering. The dancing colors encourage awareness of space and motion and offer a fun way to engage with music or just the natural world around us. Such sweet and simple fun, perfect for indoor or outdoor play. Solid wood rings are 3 inches across and…
18 Outdoor Activities with Kids Perfect for Summer
How to play cool activities, games for kids, and make fun summer relay games using the outdoors and simple items you can pick up for about a dollar. You and your kids will have so much fun with these 18 Outdoor Activities with Kids Perfect for Summer, which include relay races, kids games, outdoor activities, outdoor party games, and fun game signs to go along with each children's activities! Game Signs Download File Here: 18 Outdoor Activities with Kids Party Game Signs - Party Game Signs…
Back to School with Newspaper Dancing
Hurray! We are back in school and back to making music! This week my students learned how to do the newspaper dance. We started with a section of the paper, unfolding it and laying it flat. This was our "dance floor". Students then could dance in their space. Before we started, each group decided what they considered to be "dancing". Most groups said that to be dancing you had to move your arms and legs in some fashion. And so the dancing began... Now, as fun as that was...it was just…
Movement Games: Making Body Shapes (with Printable Body Shape Cards)
Making body shapes is a great movement game for preschoolers, kindergarteners and grade school kids, it's easy to play indoors and out and heaps of fun!
Easy Tennis Ball Games For Kids
Create these quick and easy tennis ball games for vestibular sensory processing! Great ideas for sensory seekers and all active kids. We love simple games, and these easy tennis ball games can be played indoors or outdoors. Make sure to also check out our jumping lines game and our gross motor sensory games for more fun gross motor activities. SIMPLE GAMES TO PLAY WITH A TENNIS BALL Easy Gross Motor Sensory Activities! Materials needed: Tennis BallsBucket (to hold all balls in the middle of…
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Bucket Game -Run around with a bucket tied to your waist. Do not let anyone put bean bags in your bucket. The one with the most bean bags in their bucket has to do 10 jumping jacks!
Link Love: Olympic-Inspired Movement
Thanks to Teach Preschool’s post about the Olympic Blog Hop, I discovered a bunch of great Olympics-inspired movement posts for the little ones and had to share! Move Like a Gymnast from Crea…
The Tissue Dance | True Aim
Every month we have a dancing day where we play fun games that get the kids moving and grooving. I got the this Dance Game out of an activity book called, Circle Time Activities. It is very simple, but I use it to teach posture, body control, balance, and concentration. Here’s how to play: Have […]
PE Warmup Games --- 9 Different Games to warm up your kids before sport. Detailed instructions, no equipment required. Music optional and recommended for two games. Appropriate for all ages. #reachingteachers
Physical Education and More
Students our jumping for heath and fun and world records. As a kick off to our annual Jump Rope for Heart Program, I have challenged the kids to test their jump abilities, determine their high score (consecutive jumps) and then try to beat that number. Classrooms are now competing with each other. The students have added all their scores together and are comparing their heart healthy jumps to the neighboring rooms. One class went as far as creating a challenge video and sending it to the…
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