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Penny Hunt


Materials

  • Pennies
  • One cup or dish per player

Directions

  1. Have all the kids leave the room while you hide pennies everywhere- under cushions, in drawers, behind curtains, on top of books, and so on.
  2. Have all the kids return and give each a cup or dish.
  3. At your signal, have the players start searching for pennies.
  4. After five minutes, call off the hunt and have the players count their pennies.
  5. The player with the most pennies wins.
  6. Let the kids keep the pennies they find.
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Copyright © 2001 by Patricia Kuffner. Excerpted from The Children's Busy Book with permission of its publisher, Meadowbrook Press.

To order this book visit Meadowbrook Press.


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