Published January 1, 1999
Reference - 181 Pages
ISBN 9781906517076 - CAT# Y328655
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101 Playground Games is a collection of active and engaging school playground games for kids. It offers enriching activities and traditional games to encourage active learning and social development among younger children at playtime.
The school playground plays a crucial role in developing all aspects of children’s behaviour and interpersonal learning. Yet there is a growing awareness that children today do not play in the same sociable ways as previous generations.
This resource provides a practical toolkit of ideas to promote lively and enjoyable games. It draws on traditional games and also introduces a wealth of new ones including:
Foreword by Robert Holden
Introduction Why Encourage Children to Play Games?
How to Use this Book
1. Traditional Playground Games
2. Tag Games
3. Chasing and Catching Games
4. Singing and Dancing Games
5. Skipping Games and Rhymes
6. Circle Games
7. Parchute Games
8. Quiet Games
9. Co-operative Games
10. Games from Around the World
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