Let your children play with the balls used in several popular sports. Some ideas include: basketball, football, soccer, tennis, racquet ball
Simulate Olympic Games with Your children:
Submitted by Bernice
Basketball Toss:Have your children toss a basketball into a small trash can or basket.Hammer Throw:Take a tube sock and put a small ball (tennis ball, racquetball, etc) have your children sling it above their head and let it go. See who can sling the ball the farthest.Discuss:Have your children throw paper plates as discussJavelin:Throw straws and see who can throw them the farthest.Obstacle Course:Set up an obstacle course Having your children crawl under, through, and over obstacles.Tennis:Have your children play with flyswatters and balloonsVolleyball:Have children stand on both sides of a net and throw a ball over the net.Hockey:Have your children play with flyswatters and balloonsShot Put:Have your children throw tennis balls, or softballs like a shot put.Relay Races:Have your children run a set distance and hand off a rolled up piece of paper to another student.
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