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Blind Penny Hunt

Materials

  • Pennies
  • One blindfold per player
  • Pennies
  • One paper bag per player

Directions

  1. Use a large, open room for this game. Remove any objects that may be dangerous if children crawl into them or knock them over.
  2. Blindfold each player, then scatter pennies on the floor.
  3. Give each player a paper bag.
  4. At your signal, have the players crawl on their hands and knees, feeling for pennies.
  5. After five minutes, call off the hunt and have the players count their pennies.
  6. The player with the most pennies wins.
  7. 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.

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September 1, 2014



Don't forget to hydrate! Forego sugary juices and sodas and pack a bottle of water in your child's lunch. If your child likes a little more flavor, spice it up with lemon, lime, cucumbers, or fresh fruit.


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