Great Big Book of Children's Games
The perfect antidote for rainy-day sulks and backseat boredom
Your kids are buzzing bundles of energy, ever eager for new experiences and new challenges. And one of your toughest jobs as a parent is finding ways to channel kids' energies that promote healthy development while keeping them entertained. Good news, your job just got a little easier.
Great for car trips, rainy days, and even power outages, the Great Big Book of Children's Games is a treasury of games and activities for all occasions, every setting and every mood. You'll find indoor games and outdoor games, party games and solo games, sidewalk games, beach games, ball games and water games. There are games that stimulate young minds and those that promote physical development. You'll find skill-building games and games designed to sharpen individual faculties, card games and word games, and an abundance of pencil-and-paper games. And to help you do your part to keep our highways safe (and your sanity intact), there's an entire section devoted to games to be played while on the road.
Fair weather or foul, the Great Big Book of Children's Games helps you keep the peace and banish bad moods with:
Debra Wise is a writer specializing in women's and children's topics, and has written for the New York Times, Cosmopolitan, Glamour, and GQ.
Sandy Forrest has designed and illustrated over 40 books and won a Parent's Choice Award for Illustration.
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Great book for helping remember games of the pastUser Review - lovetoons - Overstock.com
Love having ideas for indoor and outdoor games I usually change some things to add my own flair to the games. Lots of fun for people who love to play games and getting the kids away from the devices. Read full review
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6. pillow fight
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8. fashion show
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10. hide and seek
11.art class at home
12 make a movie
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15. try not to laugh with water in your mouth
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Great Big Book of Children's Games: Over 450 Indoor and Outdoor Games for Kids
Debra Wise,Carol Endler Sterbenz
No preview available - 1999